Ragnar Trail Relays Aug 16th – 17th

Snowbasin Resort is proud to host the first annual Ragnar Trail Relays on August 16th & 17th.  In this race you will be able to experience all that Snowbasin has to offer with rolling meadows, scenic canyons, and abundant wildlife. Whether you’re admiring the views of Pineview Reservoir , climbing the peaks above Earl’s Lodge or passing through the wildflowers in the sweeping meadow of Porcupine loop, each trail will give you a new and unique perspective of the Wasatch Mountains.

In between runs you will experience Ragnar Village at its finest, complete with a central fire, s’mores, live music, and dining at Earl’s Lodge. Join us for this unforgettable adventure in the peaks of the Wasatch Mountains.

For more information about the Ragnar Trail Relays click “HERE

 

 

 

Snowbasin to Host Salomon’s Jib Academy Stop

Salomon Announces Dates and Locations of Jib Academy Season Six

Salomon elevates the youth slopestyle dream in the event’s sixth season

 

Ogden, UT—Marking half-a-dozen years of slopestyle goodness, Salomon Jib Academy has announced its schedule for 2012. Five ski areas in the U.S. and Canada will host young athletes in one of the sport’s most coveted opportunities to learn from Salomon pros and compete for the chance to attend a week-long dream session at the Salomon Jib Academy North American Finals at Mammoth Mountain Resort in May 2012.

 

Internationally known as an unforgettable series of slopestyle contests for athletes 16 and younger, the program is free to enter and includes lunch, giveaways and a full day of shredding with Salomon pro coaches, which include Bobby Brown, Nick Martini, Alexi Godbout

 

“Jib academy was a huge opportunity for me, and helped start my ski career. Now being able to go to the events and coach kids is awesome, says Salomon pro skier and first-ever Jib Academy winner Nick Martini.”

 

Salomon Jib Academy Season Six North American tour dates and locations include:

 

Killington Mountain Resort, VTFebruary 25th

Blue Mountain, ON—March 3rd                                                                                    Photo Credit:Matt Stauble

Saint Bruno, QC –March 10th

Silver Star, BC—March 18th

Snowbasin, UT—March 24th

Mammoth Mountain Resort, CA FINALS—May 2012, Invite Only

 

Registration opens on January 9th, 2012: www.salomonjibacademy.com . Space is limited. Website goes live January 9th, 2012.

July 3rd Summer Rail Jam Results

Thanks to all the participants that came out to support the first ever Snowbasin Summer Rail Jam.  There was plenty of competition but the following people stepped up to the occasion and took home some great prizes from DC, Skullcandy, LRG, and Salomon to name a few:

Female boarder

                1 Shawna Russel                        switch back tai 

                2 Lauren Broomall                    

                3 Witney Fanovic

                4 Jessica Harper

Skier 13+

                1 Keyson Hall                switch 270 on  270 off

                2 Rryson Dearden

                3 Mitch Russo

Boarder 13+

                1 Noah Sutton               front blunt 50-50  back 180 off

                2 Jonas Harris

                3 Cade Coleman

Boarder 12 under

                1 Kainan Bever              nose press 180 out

Skier open

                1 Sam Hurt                    Rside 270 to 270 out

                2 Ayden Damito

                3 Liam Watworth

Boarder open

                1 Will Ermish                 half cab on 540 out

                2 Jake Nicholas

                3 Levi Black

Friday Night Lights Rail Jam