Copper Mountain to host 21st Annual USASA National Championships

Posted By: The Ski Channel on April 1, 2010 1:42 pm

Copper Mountain, CO…April 1, 2010…Copper is the host venue for the largest amateur snowboarding and freeski event on earth – the 2010 USASA Nationals, from April 3 – 10.  This year, nearly 1,500 of the top finishers from almost 35 different regions will attend the USASA Nationals to compete against some of the best male and female athletes from around the country in slopestyle, superpipe, boardercross, slalom and giant slalom in their quest to become national champions. www.usasa.org

 

Schedule of Events (subject to change):

Daily Schedule for Competition Start Times (detailed schedules are available at registration)

7:50 a.m.                       Halfpipe                                                Main Vein Superpipe

7:50 a.m.                       Slopestyle                                             Catalyst Terrain Park

7:50 a.m.                       Boardercross / Skiercross                      Vein Glory

8 a.m. – 6 p.m.              Daily Registration / Check-In                 Lower Level Conference Center

9 a.m.                          Slalom                                                  Copperopolis

9 a.m.                          Giant Slalom                                          Copperopolis

4 – 6 p.m.                     Awards Ceremony (Sun – Fri)               Burning Stones Plaza

5 p.m.                           Daily Captain’s Meetings                       Ptarmigan

 

Friday, April 2

Noon – Midnight           Registration open                                   Lower Level Conference Center

 

Saturday, April 3

8 a.m. – 8 p.m.              Registration                                           Lower Level Conference Center

8 a.m. – 4 p.m.              Practice – All Venues                            All venues

5 – 8 p.m.                     Opening Ceremonies                             Burning Stones Plaza

6 – 8 p.m.                     PG Family Movie (TBD)                       The Cage

7:15 – 7:45 p.m.             BMX Show                                           Burning Stones Plaza

7:50 p.m.                       Torchlight Parade                                  On Mountain – Main Vein

8 p.m.                           USASA Nationals Fireworks Display     Burning Stones Plaza

 

Sunday, April 4 (Easter Sunday)

8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.         Big Kids (13+) Easter Egg Hunt             On Mountain

8:30 a.m.                       Community Church Service                    Copper Chapel

11 a.m.                         Easter Egg Hunt (6-12 years)                 The Village at Copper

Noon                            Easter Egg Hunt (5-and-under)              The Village at Copper

12:30 p.m.                     Mountain Top Church Service                Top of American Eagle Lift

4 – 6 p.m.                     USASA Awards Ceremony                   Burning Stones Plaza

6 – 8 p.m.                     PG Family Movie (TBD)                       The Cage

 

Monday, April 5

4 – 6 p.m.                     USASA Awards Ceremony                   Burning Stones Plaza

6:30 – 8 p.m.                 Woodward at Copper Ping-Pong Tourney – The Cage

6:30 – 8 p.m.                 Woodward at Copper Game of Skate     The Barn

 

Tuesday, April 6

4 – 6 p.m.                     USASA Awards Ceremony                   Burning Stones Plaza

6:30 – 8 p.m.                 Woodward at Copper Guitar Hero Tourney – The Cage

6:30 – 8 p.m.                 Woodward at Copper Mini Ramp Jam    The Barn

 

Wednesday, April 7

3:30 – 5:30 p.m.             USASA Awards Ceremony                   Burning Stones Plaza

4 – 6 p.m.                     Monster Mashup Pro Superpipe Event    Main Vein Superpipe

7 – 11 p.m.                   USASA Nat’ls Windell’s Dance Party    Jack’s Bar

 

Thursday, April 8

4 – 6 p.m.                     USASA Awards Ceremony                   Burning Stones Plaza

6:30 – 8 p.m.                 Woodward at Copper Foosball Tourney  The Cage

6:30 – 8 p.m.                 Woodward at Copper Bowl Jam             The Barn

7:30 – 8:30 p.m.             Transworld Movie – “GET REAL”         Burning Stones Plaza

 

Friday, April 9

4 – 6 p.m.                     USASA Awards Ceremony                   Burning Stones Plaza

 

Saturday, April 10

Weather day

Due to the USASA National Championships April 3 – 10, Catalyst Terrain Park, Main Vein Superpipe, Vein Glory, Copperopolis and the NASTAR course will be closed to the public at varying times Friday, April 2 – Saturday, April 10 (terrain openings and closures are subject to change).  Copper apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause; guests are invited to enjoy the event during this time.  Freeride locations open to the public include Eagle Jib Park, High Point Park, Jibberish Park and the Kidz Terrain Park.  Guests can inquire at the Ticket Windows or Guest Services locations for information regarding spectator access, foot passenger lift access or other details regarding the USASA National Championships.

 

On Easter Sunday, April 4, make sure to bring the kids (young and old alike) to Colorado’s Largest Easter Egg Hunt. 50,000 Easter Eggs will fill the Village and Mountain this Easter Sunday at Copper. There will be an all-ages hunt on the mountain and two kid’s hunts in the village. Plus there will be special “Copper Eggs” in each of the hunts that can be redeemed for great prizes, including cash, season passes, and much more!

 

Woodward at Copper is the first of its kind indoor/outdoor ski and snowboard camp on the planet, with a focus on terrain park and pipe progression. The 20,000 sq ft Woodward at Copper Barn gives campers access to Snowflex® jumps, foam pits, a spring floor, fly-bed trampolines and indoor skateboard features. During USASA Nationals, participants will receive discounts on most sessions, including up to 50% off One Hit Wonder Sessions and up to 25% off Drop-In Sessions, USASA participant only exclusive access, as well as USASA participant’s Friends and Family receiving discounts. Restrictions may apply. For a virtual tour of The Barn, program details, videos, pictures and much more, visit www.WoodwardatCopper.com.

 

 

 

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