Western Canada’s first ski resort, Red Mountain, has announced the return of the Canadian Open Freeskiing Championships for its 10th anniversary year. A huge favorite amongst athletes, spectators, media, the industry, staff and sponsors, the event continues to reign as Canada’s premiere big mountain freeskiing championship. Red Mountain, whose accolades include being named “Best Authentic and Funky Resort Experience” to “Best Powder, Best Trees, Best Steeps”, to “Uncrowded, Affordable, and Irresistibly Old-School”, is the hidden jewel of BC’s Kootenay Rockies region.
Dates of the 2011 Canadian Open Freeskiing Championships:
Senior Open: Wednesday January 12 Registration & Course Inspection
Thursday January 13 Qualifications
Friday January 14 Semi Finals
Saturday January 15 Finals
Junior Open: Thursday January 20 Registration & Course Inspection
Friday January 21 Qualifications
Saturday January 22 Finals
Registration for the Senior Open event is limited to skiers 19 years and older. The Junior event is open to skiers aged 7-18. For registration and event information, please visit www.canadianfreeskiing.com or phone RED at (800) 663-0105.