The Baldy Banked Slalom is Coming to Sun Valley January 27


Now in it’s 7th year, the Baldy Banked Slalom at Sun Valley is a qualifier for the Legendary Mt Baker Banked Slalom held in February. This year the BBS will start at the top of the mountain on the Warm Springs run and end just before I-80. With a 1-2 minute race course, timing will be with RF chip sensors placed on each competitors front leg. Age brackets for all levels of ridership, at least 1 winner will get a chance to race at BAKER.

Format: Best of 2 runs.

Results: Run times can be viewed in real-time by downloading the Its Your Race Phone App

Sponsors: Traeger Grills, Idarado Media, Sun Valley Resort, Sierra Nevada Brewing, James Brand Knives, Olympia Provisions, Smith Optics, Board Bin, MTN Approach, GoPro, Goal Zero, Volcom, Press Print House

Friday, January 26th:
1-3PM Course inspection, practice.
5-8PM @ Cellar – Early registration, pre party.

Saturday, January 27th:
8 – 9 am – Registration at Warm Springs Base Lodge (waver signature and bib pick-up)
9 -10 am – Practice – top of Warm Springs lift.
10am – Race starts.
3pm – Awards ceremony at Hot Water Inn at the Warm Springs Base area.

Lift Tickets: Discounted $50 event ticket is available only to registered racers. All racers MUST have a valid lift ticket/season pass.

Accommodations: Hot Water Inn: $29/Night/ Bed for any competitor.