The world’s finest snow riders will compete for top honors in Halfpipe and Slopestyle in the Burton U.S. Open Snowboarding Championships. First taking place in 1982 and being held on the east coast for 30 years, this longest running snowboard event in the world is now taking place in Vail for the second year in a row.
Participate in the celebration as some of the world's top athletes are welcomed for the first time after their return from the Olympic Games in Sochi. With first-class musical performances and even activities for the kids, you sure don’t want to miss the snowboarding championships in Vail.
This event will take place March 3rd - 8th, 2014. Visit the Burton website for a complete event schedule, entertainment agenda and list of athletes invited. The following is a brief lising of events scheduled:
Monday, March 3rd - Practice
Tuesday, March 4th - Practice
Wednesday, March 5th - Slopestyle Semi Finals
Thursday, March 6th - Halfpipe Semi Finals
Friday, March 7th - Slopestyle Finals
Saturday, March 8th - Halfpipe Finals
Situated on the mountaintop, The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera is only a 30 minute drive to the snowboarding championships in Vail. Whether you are coming to the area to compete or just coming to partake in all the excitement, why not take advantage of our 4th Night Free Package and save 25% off on room rates!
Visit our website for more information on our resort or to book your accommodations now.
Image Credit: Burton U.S. Open Snowboarding Championships