Colorado Junior Freeride

March 11 - 12, 2021

The Colorado Junior Freeride returns to Aspen Snowmass on Thursday, March 11th and March 12th. Come catch the excitement as big mountain skiers ages 12 to 18 tackle a new venue in Snowmass. The competition is an IFSA-sanctioned junior regional and part of the Rocky Mountain Freeride Series. Winners will feed into national competitions. Skiers are judged on line choice, fluidity, control, technique, style and energy. Spectators are welcome to check out the action from the perimeter of the designated venue. 

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Covid-19 Event Protocols


All events and programs will follow company-wide COVID safety protocols and the 5 Commitments to Containment designed by Pitkin County including:

  • All participants and employees are required to wear face masks or appropriate coverings at all times of interaction with others.
  • All participants and staff MUST maintain a daily health and self-symptom check.
  • Capacity for each program and event will limited with pre-registration required where applicable.
  • Programs and events will be cancelled based on state and county restrictions.

Essential Information

venue

Snowmass - more information about the specific runs will be released at the athlete meeting on the morning of March 8th

Divisions (Ski)

  • 12-14 Division - Athletes are 12 to 14 years old.
  • 15-18 Division - Athletes are 15 to 18 years old.

Waivers

All competitors under 18 must have a waiver signed by a parent or guardian.

Registration

Please check Rocky Mountain Freeride Series for more info on registration

The registration fee does not include lift access. Discounted lift tickets are available to competitors ($54) and family ($67) on the competition day.

Day Of Check-In & Mandatory Athlete Meeting

All athletes need to check in at the Limelight Hotel (65 Wood Rd, Snowmass Village, CO 81615) Conference Room between 6:30am and 7:30am on March 8th. Bib numbers will be issued in exchange for waivers at that time. Competitors under the age of 18 need to have a parent or guardian (coach) sign their waiver.

At 7:30am we will host an athlete meeting that is mandatory for all competitors. This will also be in the Limelight Conference Room.

Parking

Teams can park in the Base Village Parking Garage for up to an hour at no cost when first coming to registration. There is a pickup/dropoff zone and 30 min parking near the Treehouse (40 Carriage Way, Snowmass Village, CO 81615) in Base Village that is in close proximity to the Limelight Hotel.

Paid Parking is available in the Base Village Parking Garage. First hour is free. $5.00 each additional hour. $30.00 daily maximum. Paid parking is enforced from 7am – 5pm. Weekly parking passes for the garage are available at the attendant booth.

Free parking is available in the Town Park Station (also known as the Rodeo lot) located at the entrance to Snowmass. Shuttles depart starting at 6:40 a.m. and drop-off at the Snowmass Base Village Transportation Center which is a short walk from the Limelight Hotel.

More Parking Info

TRANSPORTATION

Snowmass Village Shuttle
The Town of Snowmass Village provides its own free shuttle service to almost any location in the Village. Buses depart from the shuttle terminal located just below the Village Mall on Daly Lane, and travel eight routes within the Village’s bus system. (See all of the Routes, Maps & Schedules for areas served within the Village.) Combined routes provide service between the Snowmass Center and the Village Mall every 10 minutes from 7:10 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.

Roaring Fork Transportation Authority
The Roaring Fork Transportation Authority (RFTA) provides transportation services on a year-round basis. Free buses operate within the city of Aspen and between Snowmass Village and Aspen. Fare buses transport passengers to other points in the Roaring Fork Valley (Aspen to Glenwood Springs). Free shuttle service also connects all four ski areas — Snowmass, Aspen, Highlands, and Buttermilk. For free skier shuttle schedules, call RFTA directly at 970-925-8484, or visit the RFTA website.

LODGING

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2020 SCHEDULE*

Sunday March 8th
6:30am-7:30amCompetitor Check InLimelight Hotel Snowmass Conference Room
7:30am-8amAthlete Meeting (Mandatory)Limelight Hotel Snowmass Conference Room
8amLift LoadElk Camp Gondola
9am-10amFinal Venue InspectionSnowmass
10:30am-3pmCompetitionSnowmass
4pmAwardsSnowmass Base Village Plaza
* Schedule is subject to change

Startlists & RESULTS

2020 Startlist
2020 Results

2019 Startlist

Click here to view 2018 results.

REFUND POLICY

Entry fees will be refunded only to athletes with a valid medical reason under the following provisions: Entry fees will be refunded if requested 1 week prior to first day of event onsite registration. Participants must have a valid medical reason and documentation, each case will be reviewed. A 25% service charge will be deducted from all refunds. All refunds are at the sole discretion of Aspen Snowmass. Absolutely no refunds will be given after the above date regardless of reason and no refunds will be given due to event cancellation. Registrations are non-transferable.

For more information please visit the Rocky Mountain Freeride Series page here.

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