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Mar. 10, 2017 — Mar. 12, 2017

The Vermont Open
A CELEBRATION OF THE BEGINNING OF SNOWBOARDING AND ITS PROGRESSION
A celebration of the beginning of snowboarding and its progression, the Vermont Open is truly open. This event invites snowboarders of all ages and pedigrees come together to ride, party, enjoy the snow and compete for a prize purse of over $20,000. Registration is now open for all ages in slope style, rail jam, retro pipe and banked slalom competitions.

ROSS POWERS FOUNDATION
Partial proceeds of the Vermont Open benefit the Ross Powers Foundation

Register Now
  • Time

    All day

  • Location

    Stratton Mountain Resort

Presented by Never Summer Snowboards

EVENT DETAILS

Helmets required. The VT Open will run in-line with USASA formats, officials, scoring, rules and regulations to ensure accurate results and awards. USASA membership is not required.
The following shows the breakdown of prizes

PRO CLASS


• Overall
1st Place - Male & Female - $1,000 and VTO Snowboard
2nd Place - Male & Female - $750
3rd Place - Male & Female - $500

• Rail Jam
1st Place - Male & Female- $1,000 and VTO Snowboard
2nd Place - Male & Female - $500
3rd Place - Male & Female - $250

• Slope Style
1st Place - Male & Female- $1,000 and VTO Snowboard
2nd Place - Male & Female - $500
3rd Place - Male & Female - $250

• Retro Pipe
1st Place - Male & Female - $1,000 and VTO Snowboard
2nd Place - Male & Female - $500
3rd Place - Male & Female - $250

• Banked Slalom
1st Place - Male & Female- $1,000 and VTO Snowboard
2nd Place - Male & Female - $600
3rd Place - Male & Female - $400

WASHED UP CUP

• Overall
1st Place - Male & Female- $350 and VTO Snowboard

2nd Place - Male & Female - $250
3rd Place - Male & Female - $150

AMATEUR

Ages 19 and up
• Overall
1st Place - Male & Female - VTO Snowboard

• Rail Jam
1st Place - Male & Female - VTO Snowboard

• Slope Style
1st Place - Male & Female - VTO Snowboard

• Retro Pipe
1st Place - Male & Female - VTO Snowboard

• Banked Slalom
1st Place - Male & Female - VTO Snowboard

Ages 14-18
• Overall
1st Place - Male & Female - VTO Snowboard

• Rail Jam
1st Place - Male & Female - VTO Snowboard

• Slope Style
1st Place - Male & Female - VTO Snowboard

• Retro Pipe
1st Place - Male & Female - VTO Snowboard

• Banked Slalom
1st Place - Male & Female- VTO Snowboard

Ages 13 and under
• Overall
1st Place - Male & Female - VTO Snowboard

Participants winning in multiple categories are eligible to receive only one snowboard during the three days of competition.

Trophies will be awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners in all categories all ages



VT OPEN ROOTS PACKAGE

• Rail jam, slope style, retro pipe and banked slalom
• 3-Day lift ticket
• VT Open bib
• VT Open logo-wear
• Chance to win The VT Open Championship plus VTO Never Summer Snowboard!

Price: $220 per person


VT OPEN SINGLE EVENT

• 1 event that you choose
• 1-Day lift ticket
• VT Open bib
• VT Open logo-wear
• Chance to win single event plus VTO Never Summer Snowboard!

Price:$75 per person



WASHED UP CUP - 35 Years or Olders

• Automatic registration in the Banked Slalom event
• 1-Day lift ticket
• VT Open bib
• VT Open logo-wear
• Chance to win Washed Up Cup plus VTO Never Summer Snowboard!

Price:$75 per person

Registration is Open

Pre-Register before 3/8/17. Entry Fee Increases Day of Event.
EVENT SCHEDULE
Event Schedule

10pm - VT Open Kick off Party - Green Door Pub
DJ Nook n Kranny n' Frends


Event Schedule

9am - 12pm - Registration Open - West Wing of the Base Lodge

1pm - Rail Jam Riders Meeting - Jam groups will be announced at this time

1:15pm - Practice

2pm - Rail Jam Heat 1 - 13 and under male and female amateur final

2:30pm - Rail Jam Heat 2 - 14-18 and 19+, male and female amateur final

3pm - Rail Jam Heat 3 - Pro Heat 1 - Top 3 men, top 3 women advance to final

3:30pm - Rail Jam Heat 4 - Pro Heat 2 - Top 3 men, top 3 women advance to final

4pm - Pro Rail Jam Finals - 20 minute jam session

4:30pm - Rail Jam Awards in Courtyard

Entertainment Schedule

3:30 - 6:30pm - Metropolis Funk All-Stars - Grizzly's

5pm - Ross Powers Level Field Fund Poker Tournament - Upper East Wing of Base Lodge

10pm - DJ Joe Bell - Green Door Pub

Event Schedule

7:30 - 8:30am - Registration Open -West Wing of Base Lodge

8:45am - Slope Style riders meeting at top of course

9 - 9:45am - Slope Style practice

10am - 12pm - Slope Style Amateur Heat - Best of two runs

12 -12:30pm - Pro Class warm up

12:30 - 2:30pm - Slope Style Pro Heat - Best of two runs

3pm - Slope Style Awards in the Courtyard

1pm - Snurfer Challenge registration at Snurfer tent in base area - *Must be a VTO participant to compete in this event

4pm - Snurfer Challenge

6pm - Retro Pipe riders meeting

6:15 - 6:45pm - Retro Pipe Amateur Jam - 30 minute expression session, jam format, overall impression

7 - 7:45pm - Retro Pipe Pro Jam - 45 minute expression session, jam format, overall impression

Retro Pipe awards immediately following the event in Courtyard

Entertainment Schedule

3:30 - 6:30pm - Lustre Kings - Grizzly's

10pm - Burning Monk: Rage Against the Machine Tribute - Grizzly's

10pm - Saints and Liars - Green Door Pub

Event Schedule

7 - 8:30am - Banked Slalom Registration Open - West wing of Base Lodge

9am - Banked Slalom mandatory riders meeting at top of course

9:15am - Course inspection, bibs on, slow speed/side slipping

9:30-10:15am - Practice

10:30am - 2:00pm - Two runs back to back, single fastest time counts

2:30pm - Banked Slalom and VTO Overall Awards in the Courtyard

Entertainment Schedule

1 - 4pm - American Made - Grizzly's

4:30pm - Vintage Snowboard Meet and Greet with Ross Powers - A Benefit for the Level Field Fund - Green Door Pub

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The Vermont Open

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The Vermont Open

A look inside the 2015 event with Outside Television