Nine racers competed in the Wisp Classic Slalom on Sunday. Congratulations to N. Castracani (J6) as he earns 3rd place for his first USSA trophy. Nico becomes the 10th HVRC racer to bring home a USSA race trophy this year. J. Bigatel (J6) wins the race in the same age class. Brother Clark (J5) brings home 3rd place sister Rachel (J4) takes home 2nd place for yet another Bigatel sweep! J. Jupena (J2) takes home 2nd place and B. Hunter (J1) adds a 1st place to his collection in his final USSA race.
Best of luck to Clark, Rachel, and Sloan as they compete in the PARA J4/5 State Derby this weekend!
We have one practice this Saturday from 9:00 AM until 12:00 Noon. This will be a GS based practice on Imperial known as the bamboo forest. Meet the coaches outside old Glaciers.
Our 7th Open Cup is scheduled on Imperial at 1:00 PM on Sunday, March 4th. Open Cup Series champions will be announced with the race awards around 3:30 PM. Please make sure you are available to help or have arranged for a substitute when you are scheduled to assist. Set-up begins at 11:00 AM and teardown usually occurs about 3:00 PM.
We will be running one additional Race – Open Cup format – for the resort on Saturday, March 10th. If you are available to help run this race, please advise Ralph or Jeff.
Our HVRC annual banquet is scheduled for Saturday, March 10th. Practice on this day will be a dual slalom competition for club members. If you have not already done so, mark your calendars. Paying club members will be free at the banquet. There is a dinner charge for family members and siblings. Randy Myers will once again provide the entertainment after dinner. More details will be forthcoming.