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Baldy Banked Slalom

01/19/2019 - 8:00am
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Sun Valley's only snowboard specific event is back for the 7th year!  The Baldy Banked Slalom is a qualifier for the legendary Mt Baker Banked Slalom held in February.  This year the BBS will be held at the top of Warm Springs run and end just before I-80.  Timing will be done using sophisticated RF chip sensors placed on each competitors front leg. The event is sponsored by Fat Tire, Traeger Grills, Idarado Media, Sun Valley Resort, Smith Optics, Board Bin, MTN Approach, and Olympia Provisions
 
Cost: $48 registration fee includes a t-shirt from Press Print House. All racers MUST have a valid lift ticket/season pass.                        Discounted $50 lift tickets are available to registered racers. 

Format: Best of 2 runs.

Results: Run times can be viewed in real-time by downloading the Its Your Race Phone App

FRIDAY, JANUARY 18TH:

  • Practice runs on course 2-4pm (top of Warm Springs lift)

  • Pre-registration The Cellar Pub.(400 Sun Valley Rd, Ketchum, ID 83340) 5-8pm

SATURDAY, JANUARY 19TH:

  • 8–9 am - Registration at Warm Springs Base Lodge (waver signature and bib/chip pick-up)

  • 9-10 am - Practice - top of Warm Springs lift.

  • 10am - Race starts.

  • 4pm - Awards ceremony at Apples Bar and Grill 4-5 PM free beer and sausage! (205 Picabo St, Ketchum, ID 83340)

  • After Party - 21 and older - Hot Water Inn (100 Picabo St, Ketchum, ID 83340