Preseason League Descriptions


Click on the league below to find out race dates and start times.

PRE-SEASON SCHEDULE - 2017
Course Inspection is 1/2 hour prior to Race Time
Check in 1 hour prior to inspection - 6 pm
LeagueLeague TypeDatesRace Time
BHPRETAll Age - BONUSDec 12, 197:30 pm
WMPREAll Age - BONUSDec 13, 207:30 pm
BHPREFAdult + Kids - BONUSDec 15, 227:30 pm


Adult + Kids (4+) – League Description

Teams can consist of all adults, all kids, or mixed. 18 Year old and up are considered adults. 17 and under are considered kids. Separate awards for Fastest, Fast and Most Improved will be given to adults and kids. Teams will be be ranked together for league standings.

End of Year League Awards* – Separate Fastest of the League and Most Improved of the League for Adults and Kids. Most Valuable of the League will be given out to one racer and can be either and Adult or Kid. (*There are no end of year individual league awards for preseason leagues)

Parents are allowed to race out of turn if they need to help their little ones. Parents are allowed to guide young, inexperienced racers through the course. Check with the Ski Challenge Staff for specifics. Younger or inexperienced racers are welcome to start at the bottom of the start ramp. Parents are not required to race, but are strongly encouraged to attend the race. Ski Challenge will have one staff member at the top of the hill getting racers in order and instructing on how to participate in the race. Ski Challenge does not have the staffing to assist racers on the chair lift.

Younger, less experienced racers are allowed to slowly snow plow through the course during inspection and may also try the ramp during inspection upon Race Crew approval. More experienced racers are asked to follow the Ski Challenge inspection rules.


All Age Leagues (All Ages) – League Description

For ages 4 and over. All ages are welcome to join teams, however, kids and adults will not be separated out for individual awards such as Fastest, Fast, Most Improved.  Teams will be be ranked together for standings.  Parents are NOT required to race.  These leagues may consist of more adults than kids.  If you are looking for leagues with more kids please see our ADULT + KIDS LEAGUES.

End of Year League Awards – Kids and Adults will be ranked together for Fastest of the League and Most Improved of the League. Most Valuable of the League will be given out to one racer and can be either an Adult or Kid. (*There are no end of year individual league awards for preseason leagues)


*BONUS LEAGUES

Each participant gets to take FOUR total runs in the race.  Only the best time in each run will be used to determine handicaps.

The following are considered bonus leagues for the 2017-18 season*:

  • BHPRET
  • BHPREF
  • WMPRE
  • WMSUNA
  • WMSUNP
  • WMWED
  • WMFRI
  • BHFRI
  • BHSAT
  • BHSUNP

* May Change back to a “normal” league if league gets too big