The 2nd Annual Bogus Basin Gravity Games is coming up on October 15th
Gravity Games is back for another year! Come join the excitement again at Bogus Basin Mountain Ski Resort. Racecourse is located on the road leading up to the Pioneer Lodge on the upper part of Bogus Basin. Registered Riders can register to ride Saturday for the freeride and heated race for $40.00. If wanting access to the racecourse early, participants can ride on the course Friday evening, 4pm -dusk and gain camping/overnight parking access in the Silver Queen Parking Lot on site. All riders must pay registration and sign liability waivers to gain access to the course. Cash prizes will be awarded this year during the heated elimination races on Saturday afternoon 10/15. Prize amounts, heats, and divisions will be determined dependent on registration. 100-rider maximum. Purchase your spot ahead of time to avoid a sell out. Questions??? Go here.
Cash Prize for downhill winner!!!
This second year event will feature a downhill longboard freeride with an advanced guideline track, fun downhill race, longboard demos, local vendors, food trucks, live music and more during the event. Gravity Games will continue to develop into an established event and attraction that will feature more extreme gravity activities as the event grows. Free family day event Saturday October 15, 2016. All skaters who want to ride course must pay $40.00 (Saturday only) or $55.00 (Friday night and Saturday) registration fee and sign waiver to be allowed to participate in Gravity Games 2016. All spectactors are encouracged to come view the race and Gravity Games is FREE to attend.
The course runs 1.7 miles and has 9 technically corners that required an intermediate to advanced riding skill ability. In operating in a freeride fashion the course will be open heat riding with shuttle road closure every 20 minutes. Public access for driving up or down will continue with the shuttle every 20 minutes.
Freeride Course Requirements
1. Full Face Helmet for Downhill race and Helmet for all other parts
3.Proper Close Toed Shoes
4.Gear checked by event organizers at check in
5.Slide wheels and ability to check speed
Recommended but not required
2. Crash Pants
3. No exposed skin
4. Full Face Helmet for Freeride
Event Schedule 2016 Details TBD
Friday, October 14, 2016
4pm: Closed course for preregistered riders til dusk
Saturday October 15, 2016
9am: Start course freeride runs and shuttle service
2:30 pm: Heated races start (categories and divisions TBD)
Interested in staying on site? Hit up Pioneer Condos!
book online @ www.pioneercondos.com or call reservation line to book. (208) 332-5200. Rates are $129 plus our cleaning fee for the larger one-bedroom condos, and $99 plus cleaning fee for Studio Condos. All condos sleep between 6-8 people.