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Friday, January 4, 2002

For more information regarding events, please call Stephanie Finkel at 530-543-3135 or email at
- United States Amateur Snowboard Association
Saturday & Sunday, January 12-13, 2002
A USASA sanctioned event with a Boardercross on Saturday and Slopestyle on Sunday for amateurs of all ages.

- Glen Plake's Wild, Wild Hot Dog Tour
Saturday, January 19, 2002
A fun, amateur event that includes skiing with Glen and learning his cool tricks. Weenie Roast, poster signing and partying in the Sierra Pub afterwards. Sponsored by Toyota.

- National Safety Week
Saturday-Friday, January 19-25, 2002
A week filled with fun activities that focus on safety on the slopes.

- Duraflame Sierra Ski Classic
Saturday & Sunday, January 26-27, 2002
A corporate ski competition pitting Fortune 500 companies from California and Nevada against each other in fast-paced ski racing fun.

- Guts and Glory
Saturday & Sunday, January 26-27, 2002
For men who ski or snowboard, advanced. $200 includes: Two lift tickets, 4-hour workshop each day, lunch, and party.

- United States Amateur Snowboard Association
Saturday & Sunday, January 26-27, 2002
A USASA sanctioned event with a Boadercross on Saturday and Superpipe competition on Sunday for amateurs of all ages.

- Take Your Daughter to the Snow Week (Everyone is Welcome!)
Monday-Sunday, January 28-Feb. 3, 2002
National event to help increase participation in snowsports. Special discounts and fun activities will be available for participants.

- USSA Far West Freestyle Ski Event
Friday-Sunday, February 1-3, 2002
The Far West Division hits the bumps.

- United States Amateur Snowboard Association
Saturday & Sunday, February 9-10, 2002
A USASA sanctioned event Saturday with a Superpipe and a Slopestyle on Sunday for amateurs of all ages.

- Community Day
Monday-Thursday, February 11-14, 2002
Sierra-At-Tahoe raises money for various local organizations. Discount, advance tickets available with all proceeds going to local health and education foundations.

- Sustainable Slopes Outreach Day
Friday, February 23, 2002
This is a Booth Creek sponsored event.

- United States of America Snowboard Association Snowboard Series
Saturday & Sunday, February 23-24th, 2002
Make up weekend in case anything is canceled.

- Vans Triple Crown of Snowboarding
Sunday-Sunday, March 3-10, 2002
The Ford Ranger North American Championships. The final stop of a three event tour featuring the top snowboarders in the world competing for the $125,000 purse and air time on ESPN. Disciplines include big air, snowboard cross, and superpipe.

- Legislators' Cup
Friday, March 15, 2002
Elected officials escape from Sacramento to vie for the coveted fur-lined Cuspidor on the slopes and bragging rights far above their State House Chambers.

- KidsCross
Sunday, March 17, 2002
Fun boarder/skiercross competition designed for kids 15 and under. Local pro riders will be on hand to give tips and sign autographs. Tons of raffle prizes and goodies for all from Boeri and Smith.

- Snowbomb Sick and Twisted
Sunday, March 25, 2002
Sunday, March 25th will be an amateur Superpipe competition hosted by Sierra-At-Tahoe and sponsored by

- Boarding for Breast Cancer
Sunday, April 14, 2002
A youth focused snowboarding and music festival to raise awareness about breast cancer prevention. Past performers include Linkin Park in 2001, Mos Def in 2000, Blink-182 in '99, the Foo Fighters in 1998, Primus and Luscious Jackson in '97 and Beastie Boys in '96. Top snowboard pros add to the excitement with half pipe and big air competitions. All proceeds benefit breast cancer research and education.
Please note: Events and dates may be subject to change or cancellation. For more information on any of the above events, please contact Stephanie Finkel at (530) 543-3135 or Email:

Posted by Ari Cheren, Staff