U.S. Ski Team speed athlete Scott Macartney has barely been home 24 hours and already he’s raised nearly $3000 to help beat cancer. Join him this Saturday at Crystal Mountain to help raise even more cash for the American Cancer Society. Dubbed Hope on the Slopes, the fundraiser features individual and team competitions based on skiing the most vertical. Participants can win prizes while raising money for a great cause, and Macartney’s mom Laurie, a cancer survivor herself will be on hand to make lunch.
The schedule is as follows:
7:30-8:30am Registration & Check in D Level of Day Lodge
8:30-8:45am Opening Ceremonies D Level of Day Lodge
Welcome – Event Chair Kellie Lamb
Thank you – Kelly Cochran, American Cancer Society
Cancer Survivor Laurel Macartney
Rule & Procedures – Dacia Roessler
Team Roll Call – Dacia Roessler
9am-3:30pm Vertical Challenge Chinook Express, Rainier Express, Green Valley, & Forest Queen
11am Massages will be available to everyone at the mountain for a donation!
4:15pm Closing Ceremonies D Level of Day Lodge
Top individual fundraiser – Male and Female
Top fundraising team
Most vertical feet – individual – Male and Female
Most vertical feet – team average
Individual with highest combined fundraising & vertical feet total
Team with highest combined fundraising & vertical feet total
**Get discounted lodging with Crystal Mountain Hotels. Mention Hope on the Slopes to save 15% off your hotel room. Call 888-754-6400 for reservations. www.crystalhotels.com Stay the night and enjoy live music in the Snorting Elk Cellar Saturday night.
You can also visit www.skicrystal.com for more information.