Buckle Up Big Air
Buckle Up Big Air is a slopestyle jam for skiers and snowboarders of all ages and abilities. The event is held in remembrance of Sierra team rider, Greg Taylor Smith. The event is held annually to honor Greg's memory with a fun day on the slopes, his favorite place to be. This local's-favorite event not only spreads great energy, but also raises awareness about seatbelt safety and the importance of buckling up when in the car.
Jam sessions are an hour long for each class with skiers/riders calling three runs as their comp runs. Judging will be overall impression of creativity and style.
Registration will be open the morning of the event in the Solstice Plaza. The entry fee includes a rad t-shirt and exclusive access to the park for the day. Not to mention, there is cash purse of $1200!
|Train through park||10:00AM|
|Riders' meeting and presentations by John Rice, CHP and Steve Smith. Second train if time allows.||10:15AM|
|15 and under ski and SB boys||10:30-11:30AM|
|16 and over ski and SB boys||11:30-12:30PM|
|All women skiers and riders||12:30-1:30PM|
|Open class ski and SB men||1:30PM-2:30PM|
|Awards and raffle on Plaza||3:00PM|
Buckle up, head to Sierra, and throw down your best slopestyle run in memory of Greg!
Sierra's 3-PAK Lift Tickets save you up to $111 compared to walk-up rates with NO annoying blackout dates. Your 3-PAK is valid any day this season, including Holidays!
Holy guaca-snow-le, the Presidents Week holiday is upon us and this season continues to be one for the books! We’re sitting on a massive snowpack and are looking forward to getting buttery turns this President’s Week and beyond. So strap in, ride the storm wave at your fav resort, and get ready for awesome conditions mountain-wide!