Freeskiing Programs

Pop-Tarts U.S. Revolution Tour’s Second Stop Shifts to Mammoth

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USSA
2014-01-31 15:02
 

MAMMOTH LAKES, CA (Jan. 28) — The Pop-Tarts U.S. Revolution Tour has announced that the second stop on its three-stop tour will relocate from Boreal to Mammoth Mountain, California. The freeskiing and snowboarding event will still take place on Feb. 23-28 and will feature men’s and women’s halfpipe and slopestyle competitions for both disciplines. The stop will also host men’s and women’s skicross and snowboardcross on the famed World Cup run. Mammoth Mountain has a longstanding park and pipe tradition, and the resort is an exciting addition to the grassroots competition series.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The Pop-Tarts U.S. Revolution Tour has announced that the second stop on its three-stop tour will relocate from Boreal to Mammoth Mountain, California.
  • The freeskiing and snowboarding event will still take place on Feb. 23-28 and will feature men’s and women’s halfpipe and slopestyle competitions for both disciplines.
  • The stop will also host men’s and women’s skicross and snowboardcross on the famed World Cup run.
  • Mammoth Mountain has a longstanding park and pipe tradition, and the resort is an exciting addition to the grassroots competition series.
  • The slopestyle course will consist of two street-style rail sections and three large jumps with smaller sidecars.
  • The tour will continue on and wrap up action in Sun Valley, ID Mar. 3-7.
  • Mammoth hosted the Sprint U.S. Grand Prix for snowboarding earlier this season, which included three separate competitions for the five-event Olympic qualification period.

For a full schedule, please visit:
http://ussnowboarding.com/revolutiontour
http://usfreeskiing.com/revolutiontour

QUOTES
TJ Dawoud, Mammoth Unbound Terrain Park Manager

Following the success of the Sprint U.S. Grand Prix, our entire staff is excited to bring the Revolution tour to Mammoth Mountain for the first time. Providing a quality competition venue for the country’s top junior athletes is a major focus of Mammoth Unbound and we can’t wait to see what gets thrown down this year.

Nick Alexakos, U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association Events Manager
Mammoth is a longstanding partner with the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association, and we’re looking forward to great competitions and an amazing venue for all of our competitors this year.

LODGING INFORMATION
Mammoth is offering 30 percent off lodging at Mammoth Mountain Inn, The Village Lodge and Juniper Springs Resort for competitors. The Mammoth Mountain Inn is located within walking distance to event registration and competitions. The special event rate includes access to waxing facilities (available at Mammoth Mountain Inn) and complimentary resort fee ($20 per day savings). Call 1-800-MAMMOTH and mention USSA Revolution Tour to book. The California resort is a three-hour drive from Reno/Tahoe and a five-hour drive from Los Angeles and features daily flights from Los Angeles into its Mammoth-Yosemite Airport.

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