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Powderhorn Oil & Gas races

Join the inaugural Oil & Gas Races at Powderhorn Mountain Resort. Create a team of 5-10 of your fastest co-workers and race for the title of the Oil & Gas Racing Masters. Test your skills on the Giant Slalom course with many obstacles to maneuver around.

Call Powderhorn Ski & Ride Center at 970.268.5700 x2080
$100 per team (does not include lift ticket for the day)
Special Full-Day Lift Ticket: $50 (must show pay stub), Half-Day tickets and $15 Friday tickets available at regular rate
Click here to download your team registration form. Please return to the Ski & Ride Center at (970) 268-5737 (fax) or email to lmartin@powderhorn.com.

12:00 PM: All participants must have registered and signed liability waiver at the Ski & Ride Center Desk
12:00 - 1:00 PM: Race course inspection
1:00 PM: Race begins
3:00 PM: Awards on the Sunset Deck
3:00 – 6:00 PM: Stay for Night Skiing. Your race lift ticket will allow you to ski until 6:00 PM.

The Rules
  • Helmets are required
  • Teams consist of 5-10 racers with the best 5 times counting. Teams may consist of as many male or female participants as desired.
  • Racers must be 21 years of age or older
  • Lift tickets are required and are not part of registration. Season passes/P-Cards accepted.
  • Race Registration is $100 per team
  • Racers can wear personal protective gear and work uniforms
  • No racer may ski the course prior to the race
  • You must complete the race on the same type of equipment that you register on (i.e. snowboard, ski, or telemark)
  • Any racer giving the Starter a wrong racer number will be disqualified from the competition
  • Any racer entering the timing building will forfeit their time for the race
  • Individual preliminary race results will be calculated at the end of the race. Preliminary score will be posted in the Sunset Grill after the race. They will be final by noon the day following the race.
  • No racer may enter the Ski & Ride Center Office or timing shack while race results are being tabulated
  • All protests, challenges, and any change requests must be filed in writing and emailed to the race secretary Luke Martin, at lmartin@powderhorn.com by noon the following day, when the results will be deemed final


Friday, March 14, 2014 -
12:00pm to 3:00pm
Snow Report: 970.268.5300