Snow Angels Invitational returns to Snowmass
December 9, 2008
SNOWMASS ” Local Olympic silver medalist and Team Aspen/ Snowmass snowboarder Gretchen Bleiler will host the second annual CoverGirl Snow Angels Invitational at Snowmass on April 3-5.
Confirmed riders for this season’s event include Bleiler, Hannah Teter, Kelly Clark, Elena Hight, Torah Bright, Clair Bidez, Paulina Ligocka, Sarah Conrad, Meg Pugh, Ellery Hollingsworth, Mer cedes Nicoll, Dominique Valle and Soko Yamaoka.
The event will feature a superpipe contest, photo and filming opportunities for the media, as well as lifestyle activities for the riders such as a spa day, yoga classes and a girl’s night out on the town.
“Last year’s CoverGirl Snow Angels Invitational was everything I had dreamed it would be,” Bleiler said in a press release. “It was the perfect combination of progressive snowboarding in the best possible conditions with relaxation, and well being … an all around fun time. I can’t wait for this year’s event.”
The event is the only women’s specific snowboard competition and lifestyle weekend of the sort in the industry, bringing together the media, fans, sponsors and the athletes.
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