NEXT GENERATION QUALIFIER

MONDAY JANUARY 15, 2018

2018 NEXT GEN REGISTRATION OPENS JANUARY 5, 2018

RACE DAY INFO FOR NEXT GEN RACERS


#1: RACER CHECK-IN

When: Monday, January 15, 2018 between 8:30 – 9:00 a.m.

Where: Heather Meadows Lodge, bottom floor

What: Sign the 2018 Locals Qualifier Liability Release Agreement and pick up your racer bib

Important: All racers must pick up their racer bib IN PERSON. All racers will be required to sign the 2018 Locals Qualifier Participant Release Agreement. If you don't sign it, you can't race.

Racers under the age of 18: must have their Parent/Legal Guardian complete the 2018 Locals Banked Slalom Qualifier Minor Participant & Legal Guardian Release Agreement in order to race in the Locals Qualifier. If your parent/legal guardian will not be with you at the Heather Meadows Lodge during registration, download the attached form, print it out, have your parent/legal guardian sign it, and bring it with you to the registration. Your completed release form must be legible and in good condition!!!


#2: ITINERARY

8:30 – 9:00 am: REQUIRED Racer check-in at the Heather Meadows Lodge

9:30 - Meet at the top of the course.
• Next Gen'ers will be given a 10-minute race seminar with Race Director Eliah Drake, which involves learning the race rules and basics and reviewing the course.
• Each racer will be required to do a slip/practice run WITH a parent or an escort designated by their parent (1 adult for every 1 Next Gen'er)

10:00 - approx. 2:00 - Race
• Next Gen'ers will be get two runs. Places will be determined by the best of the two runs.

All times are dependent upon weather, course condition, etc. Make sure to keep checking the white board at the top of the course for updates throughout the day. Race results and information will be posted on a board by the Heather Meadows administration office which is located inside the lodge, just behind the ticket office.


NOTE: A current Mt. Baker season pass or day lift ticket is required to race. There will be no discounts on lift tickets.


WHO QUALIFIES FOR THE LBS IN FEBRUARY

The top 3 placing Next Generation Boys and top 3 Next Generation Girls will qualify for the 2018 Legendary Banked Slalom. We will also qualify the top placing local Next Gen Boy and top local Next Gen Girl.

* Racers who qualify for the 2018 LBS MUST complete the LBS registration form AND pay entry fee by January 25, 2018. If your registration is not complete by this date, you will lose your spot in the 2018 LBS.