Back for its 5th year and better than ever, the Bluebird Banked Slalom promises to be one of the most entertaining events of the year for racers and spectators alike, taking advantage of the naturally banked terrain of the 5 Mile's 'Hully Gully'. Open to both skiers and riders, racers will compete against the clock on a closed banked slalom course.
This year's banked slalom will be amplified by the Burton Mountain Festival, storming Sun Peaks Feb. 13-14.Burton Mountain Fesival details >
Registration In-Person or Via PhoneAdvance registration is required and limited to the first 100 entrants so visit Guest Services today or call 250-578-5474 by 1:00pm on February 13th. Your entry fee includes a t-shirt, beer and burger, a chance at awards, tons of prizing and of course bragging rights and entry to the Masa's 'Bluebird Banked Slalom After Party', and $15 from every entry will go to the Bluebird Day Fund! For more information on the Bluebird Day fund and thier mission to support youth in the sport of snowboarding and skiing click here.
Bib Pick UpRacer package pick-up and bib pick-up will be at Bottom's Bar & Grill from 5:00pm till 6:00pm on Saturday, February 13, and in the Village Day Lodge breezeway on Sunday, February 14, from 9:00am to 10:00am.
Course InspectionCourse will be open for inspection and practice on February 13 from 12:00pm to 2:00pm and course inspection only 9:30am to 10:30am on February 14th.
Race DayRacing Starts at 11:00am on the 14th.
Awards and After PartyAwards and After Party at Masa's at approximatly 4:30pm.
Male Categories> Men's Ski Masters (35+)> Men's Ski Open (19+)> Men's Board Masters (35+)> Men's Board Open (19+)Female Categories> 'Burton Girls' Ski Masters (35+)> 'Burton Girls' Ski Open (19+)> 'Burton Girls' Board Masters (35+)> 'Burton Girls' Board Open (19+)
New this year, Burton is sweetening the pot for female riders to participate in the Banked Slalom event as part of their "Burton Girls Ride Days" initiative. Each female participant will recieve the following from Burton over and above what's provided with all registrations; > Special Burton gift bag for all female participants> Burton will provide three coaches/mentors during practice for female racers> Burton will provide additional prizing for women's categories