The Sun Peaks Family Cup 'All-Nations Celebration' takes Sun Peaks by storm once again, January 1 to 15!Download the full program >Visit the Sun Peaks Family Cup website >
The Sun Peaks Family Cup event week has run for the last seven years, and is conducted by the Australian Sun Peaks Family Cup Committee in association with Canadian partners from Sun Peaks Resort and Tourism Sun Peaks.
There's something for all ages and levels of ability in skiing or riding. The two weeks of celebration consists of a variety of family focused activities, events, and all-ability competitions including signature races such as the Sun Peaks Family Cup and the Sun Peaks Kookaburra Cup Nordic Loppet.
Schedule of Events:
Gates Training January 6-10Get in some daily free of charge training between 11:00am and 2:00pm for the 8th Annual Sun Peaks Family Cup on a practice race course set up on the Suncatcher run. Suitable for all ages and all standards of skier and snowboarder, from those seeking a little fun, to experienced downhillers who enjoy the thrill of racing.
Skating Party & Family Fun Night January 7The annual Sun Peaks skating party is on once again with hot chocolate and marshmallows roasting on an open fire. 5:00pm to 6:30pm at the Skating Rink - find on our interactive map >
Children's Obstacle Course January 9 Bring the children out to compete in a fun obstacle course and a chance to win medals. Categories will include both male and female categories of open, youth (9–14), and children (8 & under). Keep your eyes peeled for Barney the Kangaroo and Harry Bear! Prizes and medals will be awarded directly after the event.2:00pm to 3:30pm, meet at base of the Village Platter
High Roller Mountain Marathon January 10This event is not a race, but rather a family fun event that allows participants to cover all three mountains that Sun Peaks Resort has to off er. Each participant will be required to visit a number of checkpoints in sequence, where they will roll the dice. The result will be recorded at each checkpoint. The awards ceremony will be held at the welcome reception.10:30am to 2:00pm, meet in Village Day Lodge breezeway
Welcome Reception Party January 10The welcome reception party is hosted by Delta Sun Peaks in the M-Room at 5.00pm for participants in the Sun Peaks Family Cup events. The Reception Party is open to everyone and includes complimentary finger food.
Primary sponsorship and support for the event is provided by Tourism Sun Peaks, Travelplan Ski Holidays, and Event Supplies.