Vancouver Bar Association Alpine Championship 2022

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Vancouver Bar Association Alpine Championship 2022

The VBA Alpine Championship is a team based GS race. Open to Skiers & Snowboarders. A fun race with an après and awards banquet included.

When and where

Date and time


Blackcomb Mountain 4553 Blackcomb Way Whistler, BC V0N 1B4 Canada

Map and directions

How to get there

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event
Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

About this event

The VBA Alpine Championship is a team based GS race. Open to Skiers and Snowboarders and teams can consist of 4 to 6 members.

No racing experience is necessary and open to intermediate to advanced skiers and riders.

Race Rules

To qualify for a team result, racers must form a team including: a) between four and six racers; b) no more than three racers who identify as men; and c) at least one racer over the age of 40. Racers do not need to be VBA members, but they must work in the legal profession. Each racer will have the opportunity to take two race runs, with the best time counting.

Each team’s ranking will be calculated based on: a) the best times of racers who do not identify as men; b) the best times of racers over age 40 (who cannot be the same as the racer(s) in category (a)); and c) the two other best times. There are also individual rankings and prizes for fastest times and top age category winners.

Price includes entry into the Race and Après/Awards tickets for participants. Please note you will need a valid lift ticket to enter the race as this is not included in the team entry. Can be added to order at a discounted price.

Après and Awards Banquet

Will be held in the Mount Currie Ballroom at the Hilton Hotel. From 3:30pm to 8pm.

Please note that to attend the awards banquet attendees will need to show ID and vaccine passport and follow BC Provincial Health Guidelines.

Entry will include a complimentary beverage and banquet après food.

Prizes available for:

Top 3 Teams

Fastest/Runner Up - Skier/Snowboarders

Age Category Winners-

  • 20-30
  • 31-40
  • 41-50
  • 51-60
  • 61+

Draw Prizes available from our sponsors Atomic Skis, The North Face and Oakley

Race Day Check-In and Bib Distribution Team Captains check-in - 8:00-8:30am at Merlin's (base of Blackcomb) where they pick up team race bibs and pre-purchased lift tickets for the day

Schedule & Race Location The Race is held at the Race Centre on Blackcomb Race starts at 10am and optional 2nd runs are after 12:00. Times subject to change and a finalized schedule will emailed to participants.

Refund Policy

Discounted Lift Tickets - can be refunded up until March 12th - 10am. Any collected Lift Tickets from Morning Check-in will not be refunded.

Après tickets - cannot be refunded after March 5th. As well the Après portion of a full race entry will not be refunded after March 5th.

Race & Apres tickets - Apres portion ($49) non refundable after March 5th. Fully non-refundable up to March 9th.

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