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Cooper Cup #1 Giant Slalom Race

January 21 @ 9:30 am

Cooper Cups are community giant slalom races. Anyone and everyone is welcome: alpine skiers, telemarkers, and snowboarders. Bring the whole family out! The race entry fee is $11.50 per general public racer, $6.50 per CCMS member racer. Registration closes at 3 pm the day before the race and is limited to 125 participants. No onsite registration. No refunds. A valid Cooper day pass or season pass is required. Visit to purchase day passes. This is your chance to truly determine who is the fastest racer…Helmets required!

Registered racers will get 2 race runs. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place medals will be given to the best of 2 runs in each category and gender listed below. You are eligible for a medal with only 1 run. Awards will be held outside the Timberline Taphouse at 3:00. Results will be posted immediately after the race on Results will also be posted here by 7 pm following the race.

Categories for awards are:
U8 (ages 0-7)
U10 (ages 8-9)
U12 (ages 10-11)
U14 (ages 12-13)
U16 (ages 14-15)
U20 (ages 16-19)
and then every decade.

The race on Black Powder will start at the second shack down the hill – you can see it from the double chair lift at tower 19.
The race on Piney will begin at the shack at the top of the Piney face which can be seen from the triple chair.

Course inspection begins at 9:30. The inspection is absolutely NOT a full speed warmup run and please no stopping on the course. Families with small children can ski together to practice the path around the gates. Watch ahead of you. SAFETY FIRST!!!

Schedule for the day – (There is no set start order. Just line up to do your inspection and race runs.)
9:30 – 10:30 Course Inspection
10:45 Run 1
Run 2 will immediately follow Run 1 (You must be at the start shack no later than 1 pm to complete Run 2)

Email Kathy at if you have any questions.


January 21
9:30 am
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Ski Cooper
232 County Rd 29 (just off Hwy 24 at the top of Tennessee Pass)
Leadville, CO 80461 United States
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