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Colorado Special Olympics

Copper Mountain
Event organized by Copper Mountain

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Copper is proud to be the official winter training site for all Colorado-based winter Special Olympics athletes, as well as the official host resort for the Winter Games.

Come support these amazing athletes as they compete at Copper for the 30th year in events including Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Snowshoeing and Snowboarding.

Saturday, February 24

-8:00 am - 3:00pm - Athlete Registration (Lodging front desk)
-10:00am - Volunteer Orientation: Alpine/Snowboarding (Hasty’s)
-10:00am - Volunteer Registration: Nordic (Triple Treat Lot)
-11:30am - 3:00pm - Snowboard Competition (Carefree/ Easy
-11:30am - 3:00pm - Alpine Competition (Carefree/Scooter)
-3:00pm - 5:00pm - Awards (Bighorn)
-4:00pm - 6:00pm - Athlete Dinner (Bighorn)
-5:45pm - Athlete parade line-up (Climbing Wall)
-6:00pm - Athlete parade (BSP)
-6:15pm - 7:00pm - Opening Ceremonies (BSP Stage)
-7:00pm - Torchlight Parade/Lighting Cauldron (BSP)
-7:30pm - Fireworks (immediately following Cauldron Lite)
-7:30pm - 9:30pm - Dance (Bighorn)
-7:30pm - Family Reception (Ptarmigan A)

Sunday, February 25

-7:00am - Breakfast (Bighorn)
-7:30am - Volunteer Orientation: Alpine (Hasty’s)
-8:30am - Volunteer Registration: Cross Country/Snowshoe
(Triple Treat)
-9:00am - 2:00pm - Alpine Competition (On-Hill)
-10:00am - 2:00pm - Cross-Country/ Snowshoe Competition
(Triple Treat)
-All day - Awards: Alpine (on-going after competition) (Bighorn)
-All day - Awards: Nordic (Presented on completion of each
event) (Triple Treat)