Ogden Valley Ski Team (OVST) Hosts South Series G.S. races at Snowbasin

Snowbasin, UT, January 11, 2014:  OVST athlete Bridger Harrison       enjoyed victories on both Saturday and Sunday on a weekend that included many great performances by local Ogden area skiers at Snowbasin Resort.

Harrison claimed first overall in the United States Ski and Snowboard Association –Intermountain division South Series Giant Slalom races with combined times ( 2 runs) of 1:17:02 and 1:12:78.  Competitors from the Park City Ski Team, Snowbird Ski Team, Brighton, Rowmark Ski Academy, Summit Ski Teams and others competed along with host club the Ogden Valley Ski Team.

OVST enjoyed other top performances from local skiers Luke Kaschmitter with a 1st place Sunday and 2nd place Saturday in the U12 division. Eden’s Isabella Foo’s claimed two 4th place finishes in the U12 class. Also in the U14 class, Ogden’s Tommy Walsh had 5th and 7th place finishes while Christian Belmont had 2 top ten performances with a 6th and 10th.   Mikayla Guimond was 7th in Saturday’s race. In the U16 class OVST’s Chris Kubick finished 2nd and 1st. Other local skiers had solid performances and gained valuable experience including; U10 Girls-  Reagan Harrison the youngest competitor in the field who was just 0.4 seconds out of a medal. Jayden Quinn  U12 Girls – Pearl Marden (2 top 20 finishes), Mackenzie Kubick, U14 Girls, Savanna Larsen ( 2 top 20), Natalie Quinn ( 1 top 20)  U12 Boys Jimmy Walsh ( 2 Top 20 ) Andres Torres ( top 20) , Maddox Lister, Mason Phillips and Luke Philips.  U14 Boys Ogden’s Hunter Young, Levi Olsen, twins Finley and Andy Pinkas and Noah Poisson.

About Ogden Valley Winter Sports Foundation

The Ogden Valley Ski Team, sponsored by the Foundation, provides a fun and challenging way for young men and women to improve their skiing, and to develop the skills and discipline that will provide lifelong enjoyment of an active outdoor lifestyle. For more information or to join one of our many programs or participate in our Ogden Valley Ski League races please visit www.ogdenvalleyskiteam.com

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South Series Super G Race March 1st – 3rd

Once agains the South Series comes to Snowbasin with some of the best J4 and J3 racers in the region!  All Races will take place in Wildcat Bowl and can be viewed from the Old Day Lodge and Upper Parking Lot.  Come early to get a good spot because this is going to be a big event.  Here is the breakdown of the three day event:

Friday 2 Mandatory training runs in Wildcat Bowl for Boys starting at 9 am with the Girls 1st run of the SG at 1 pm.

Saturday The Boys SG runs in the morning followed by the Girls SG.

Sunday The Boys SG runs in the morning followed by the Girls SG.

Awards for both Saturday and Sunday’s Races will be held at the Huntington Room following the Races.

For more information about USSA events and guidelines check HERE!

For more information contact Snowsports Learning Center 801.620.1015

Huge Race Weekend Starts Today for South Series!

Once agains the South Series comes to Snowbasin with some of the best J4, J5, and J6 racers in the region!  All Races will take place in Wildcat Bowl and can be viewed from the Old Day Lodge and Upper Parking Lot.  Come early to get a good spot because this is going to be a big event.  Here is the breakdown of the next three days:

Today 2 Mandatory training runs in Wildcat Bowl in the morning along with the Girls 1st run of the SG at 1pm.

Saturday The Boys SG runs in the morning followed by the Girls SG.

Sunday The Kombi run with at start on Joker Road.

Awards for both Saturday and Sunday’s Races will be held at the Old Day Lodge following the Races.

Parking on Satruday and Sunday for competiitors and their familys will be available in the   Upper Parking Lot and there will be access for Athletes and Parents only in the Old Day Lodge.

For more information contact Snowsports Learning Center at 801.620.1015