All ski gear welcome including skis, snowboards, boots, apparel that are in good condition. This is your chance to gear up for the new season at a great price and/or get cash for the gear your young athletes have outgrown. Also a chance for Mom and Dad to get some gear at a great price….this
No doubt you have heard that Bear Valley is replacing Bear Chair with a new, high speed “six pack” lift that is planned to be in operation at the start of the season. The lift will terminate about 50 ft. beyond the Bear Chair top giving even easier access to the backside. We can’t wait
12th Annual Slush Cup Results Sunday’s 12th running of the Slush Cup, High Sierra Championship, was once again a fun event with thrills and spills. Set on the NASTAR race hill, the Slush Cup features a dual, pro-style course complete with 3 challenging bumps. Qualifying pits each racer against the clock for the fastest qualifying time.
Bear Valley’s Race Team is on a mission to prove you don’t need a big race team to be a great race team. While comparatively small in numbers but large in performance, this season’s team took home the coveted Rasmussen Cup by outscoring their Central Series competition. In the U12 Ladies, Eleri Colon finished 1st in
Team Bear Valley’s Nathanael Ridosko and Eleri Colon crushed it at the 2017 Far West U12 Alpine Championships at Mammoth Mountain, March 23rd – 26th. Eleri and Nathanael also each earned 1st place for the U12 Central Series 2016/17 season. Congratulations to our athletes and thank you to Coach Nick Shawkey for his tireless dedication
Bear Valley Hosts Central Sierra’s Top Junior Racers for Slalom and Giant Slalom By Lindsay Gwin The twice-postponed Rasmussen Classic, the first Central Sierra Series race of the season was finally held on Jan 28 & 29 under bright sunny skies. Racers ages seven to sixteen showed off their speed skills, racing slalom Saturday and
The Tecnica, Blizzard, and Keely’s Ski Camp “Girl on Fire” is awarded to a young female athlete, who displays dedication and passion for skiing and life – on and off the hill. Eleri, and 35 other young athletes from 18 states, submitted 250 word essays for the chance to win a pair of Blizzard race
The Annual Far West Fall Convention will be held November 4-6, 2016 at Squaw Valley. This three day opportunity for our coaches, athletes, parents and officials as we prepare for the upcoming season! Learn about ‘How did SKILLS sneak into Ski Racing,’ how to become an official, updates from Far West, Western Region and USSA for the 16-17 season. For