SKI or RIDE to Make a Difference!
Celebrating its 24th year at Crystal Mountain, WA, Vertical Express for Can Do MS is an event for skiers, boarders, and telemarkers of all abilities and ages that benefits Can Do Multiple Sclerosis, a national nonprofit (501)(c)(3) organization and leading provider of innovative lifestyle empowerment programs for people with MS and their support partners.
Four US Ski Resorts will host Vertical Express events in 2013. The series has risen over $11 Million in its 27 year history.
Crystal Mountain Event Schedule - February 22-24, 2013 (subject to change)
Friday February 22nd
9:00 am - 4:00 pm - Free Ski (Passes at Guest Services)
3:00 pm – Jimmie Heuga Memorial Group Ski Down (Meet at base)
3:00 pm - Alaskan Brewing Happy Hour at Bullwheel Restaurant and Bar
4:30 pm - Early Registration & Pizza Party at Cascade Grill
7:00 pm - Movie Viewing Party for Can Do: The Legacy of Jimmie Heuga
at Chinook Level
Saturday, February 23rd
7:30 am - Registration & Breakfast (Bullwheel)
8:45 – 11:00 am - Card Run
1:00 pm - Dual Giant Slalom
4:30 pm - Apres Awards Party at Cascade Grill
9:00 pm - FIASCO - Favorite Sports Figure or Team Costume Party
Sunday, February 24th
All Day – Free Skiing for Everyone
Individuals are required to raise a minimum of $500 to participate. The $500 per individual fundraising minimum includes event entry, food, drinks, goodie bag, tshirt and complimentary lift tickets (Feb. 22-24). Additional fundraising prizes will be announced soon!
Sign up today as a team or individual for a fun weekend on-snow and chance to win great prizes!
Presented By: Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Supported By: EMD Serono / Pfizer, Genzyme Corporation, Xplorador Wines, Vail Marriott Mountain Resort Hotel & Spa, Biogen Idec, BRAIN FARM / Red Bull Media House N.A., Inc, Swany America, Grabber Warmers, GU Energy Labs, Two Moms in the Raw
Sponsored locally by: Crystal Mountain Resort (Celebrating 50 Years!), 95.7 KJR-FM Greatest Hits, Alaskan Brewing Company, Wapiti Woolies, Fireball Cinnamon Whisky, Crystal Mountain Hotels, Crystal Mountain Lodging, Advanced Holistic Health, Farrelli’s Wood Fire Pizza, Banya 5-The Urban Spa Experience, Vision Quest Sport and Fitness, The Crystal Mountain Founders Club and The Paragon Restaurant and Bar.
Questions? Or for more information, contact Dan or Terri Stewart at 206-234-3816 or via e-mail at: SkiForMS@yahoo.com.
For more information about Can Do Multiple Sclerosis and its programs, visit www.mscando.org or call 800-367-3101.