Powder Mountain Resort is hosting a new snowboarding contest that is free and open to the first 100 people. The Burton Qualifiers, the new traveling contest series, include seven stops throughout North America and are open to the general public. The top snowboarder from Saturday’s local event will win $100 and the opportunity to advance to the finals at Seven Springs Resort in Pennsylvania, according to Powder Mountain Resort marketing coordinator JP Goulet. The contest is open to the first 100 snowboarders who register on Saturday morning at the event. Registration for the event will be held at Hidden Lake Lodge at Powder Mountain Resort.
星期六，保德山滑雪胜地正在举办一场滑雪比赛，这次比赛是免费的，参赛人数为100名。最新的旅游比赛系列——the Burton Qualifiers,包括从整个北美的七个比赛的地点，对普通民众开放。根据保德山滑雪胜地的市场人员JP Goulet所说，在周六当地滑雪比赛中获得冠军的人将赢得100美元的奖金并有机会参加在宾夕法尼亚州Seven Springs Resort 举办的决赛。这次比赛将会选取前100名于周六早上报名参加比赛的人。相关注册工作将会在保德山滑雪胜地Hidden Lake Lodg举行。
During the Burton Qualifiers, each rider will be given an hour to impress the judges who will score based on style and tricks. The top three riders will be awarded a cash prize, and the top six overall snowboarders will also earn a spot to compete at the finals at Pennsylvania’s Seven Springs Resort. From there, participants will have a chance to advance to the world event in Japan to compete for $10,000.
在这次比赛中，每位参赛选手将有一个小时的时间向评委展示自我的滑雪技巧和风格。前三名将获得现金奖励，前六名将获得到宾夕法尼亚州Seven Springs Resort参加决赛的机会。之后，参赛者将有机会到日本参加世界级的滑雪比赛，奖金是一万美元。
Powder Mountain opened in 1974 and now offers seven ski lifts. The resort recently opened a new run for the season located next to the Hidden Lake Terrain Park. Powder Mountain doesn’t offer any lodging at the resort, but has a variety of rentals located within 4 miles of the mountain. The North Fork Table and Tavern uses a wood-fired oven to cook pizza and offers a full bar.
保德山滑雪胜地于1974年开放，现在有7个滑雪缆车。该滑雪胜地在冬季开设了另一个新的地点，位于the Hidden Lake Terrain Park.附近。保德山滑雪胜地没有提供住宿，但在滑雪场4公里的地方有住房租住。 North Fork Table 和Tavern用柴火来烤披萨，并且提供酒水。
Hours: Open from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm daily.
Price: An adult lift ticket is $73 for a full day and $25 for night skiing from 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm. A children’s lift ticket is $41 for a full day and $21 for night skiing. Deals are often available on the resort website for locals, families and ladies night.