Copper Welcomes U.S. Speed Center VIP Preview Contest Winners on Halloween

COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. — October 22, 2012 — Copper Mountain’s dedicated snowmakers have worked around the clock to prepare for U.S. Ski Team Speed Center, the world’s only early season, full-length alpine racing venue, scheduled to open Oct. 31, weather depending.

October 22, 2012

For Immediate Release

  • Copper Mountain pass holders can enter to ski with U.S. Ski Team at the U.S. Speed Center.
  • First round of U.S. Speed Center VIP Preview winners will be chosen Tuesday, Oct. 23.
  • Copper Mountain Season Passes are available for just $389, guaranteed through Nov. 12.
  • Copper Mountain’s 40th Anniversary Season is just 11 days away; Opening Day is Friday, Nov. 2

COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. — October 22, 2012 — Copper Mountain’s dedicated snowmakers have worked around the clock to prepare for U.S. Ski Team Speed Center, the world’s only early season, full-length alpine racing venue, scheduled to open Oct. 31, weather depending. The U.S. Ski Team Speed Center access is reserved for Copper Mountain pass holders who enter to win online; the first round will be chosen tomorrow, Tuesday, Oct. 23. 

Copper Mountain skiers and riders can enter to win VIP access to the U.S. Ski Team Speed Center at Copper Mountain with an exclusive opportunity to ski or ride with the U.S. Ski Team on Oct. 31. Copper Mountain season pass holders can enter on Facebook for VIP access that includes lift access for two, a venue tour from a U.S. Ski Team athlete followed by open skiing and riding and lunch with the Team.

U.S. Ski Team Athletes will be present at the U.S. Speed Center VIP Preview hosting tours and showing off the U.S. Ski Team Speed Center at Copper Mountain. The game-changing U.S. Ski Team Speed Center is utilized by Olympic gold medalists like Ted Ligety (Park City, UT), Bode Miller (Franconia, NH), Lindsey Vonn (Vail, CO) and Julia Mancuso (Squaw Valley, CA).

Entries to the U.S. Ski Team Speed Center VIP Preview Contest will be accepted until Oct. 26. You must have a Copper Mountain Season Pass, Copper Four Pack, Rocky Mountain Super Pass, or Super Pass Plus to enter. Season Pass products prices are guaranteed until Nov. 12, the time is now to lock in your snow days for this winter! Visit www.CopperColorado.com to renew online or visit any Christy Sports location.

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Media Note

More info, broadcast-quality photos and video footage of snowmaking and the Speed Center are available at CopperColorado.com/mediaroom. Please credit the photographer listed and Copper Mountain Resort.

 

Media Contact

Austyn Williams, Copper Mountain PR, (970) 968-2318 x38827, awilliams@coppercolorado.com

Doug Haney, USSA Senior Press Officer, (518) 564-4674, dhaney@ussa.org


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