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Pond Skimming Contest at Gore Mountain

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Hosted By: Gore Mountain
When: Event has passed. Watch this page for updates.
Cost: $5 registration fee, ticket required

Skim across Gore's biggest pond ever in this annual spring classic. Get goofy, get wet, and have fun!

Schedule

  • 9am to 10:30am: Registration in the Base Lodge
  • 11am: Pond Skimming locations to be announced
  • Coronation to follow one hour after final splash on the sundeck. Prizes include winter gear, backpacks, accessories, and more!

Categories

  • Pond Kings & Queens (ages 20+)
  • Pond Princes & Princesses (ages 13 to 19)
  • Pond Frogs & Frogettes (ages 12 and under)

Additional Details

Each participant gets one splash. There will be a Costume Judge - the most important of all. Dress up!

There will also be a judge for Splash, a judge for Skim Distance, and a judge for Overall Performance.

Costume scores will break any ties, followed by Overall Performance, Splash, and then Skim Distance.

Helmets are required. A lift ticket or season pass is required. Ski poles are not permitted during your run.

A completed release form is required for all participants. Print yours from the Gore website in advance, or fill one out when you get there. Kids - be sure to have your parents sign!


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