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Racing at Alta
RACING AT ALTA
 
 
Recreational Racing
 
Alta hosts recreational racing on Fridays and Saturdays, conditions permitting. Recreational racing is open to anyone who wishes to participate. Gold, silver and bronze Alta pins are awarded on a handicap system by age and gender determined by a pace setter's time. If your time does not qualify for a medal, you will receive a white Alta pin for participating.
 
Skiing gates is not only fun, but also affords an excellent way to hone your skiing skills. Results and pins may be picked up at Peak Photo after 4:00 pm.
 
Where: Top of Sunnyside Lift (weather & conditions permitting)
 
When: 11 am - 3 pm, Fridays and Saturdays (weather permitting) See calendar for dates.
 
Single Run: $3Unlimited Runs: $10
 
Register at any ticket office or at the top of the race course. Registration entitles you to inspect the course before racing for time.
Recreational Racing
 
 

 
 
Special Events Racing
 
Our race arena is available for rent to any group that desires its own event. Our Race Department can customize this event as one convenient package for you, which could include lift tickets, ski rentals, coaching, lunch, professional photography, results, awards and more.
 
For information on planning your own special event, contact Coleman Motley of the Race Department at 801-799-2278 or Connie Marshall of Public Relations at 801-799-2263.
Special Event Racing
 
 

 
 
Alta Town Series Racing
 
The Alta Town Race Series is open to anyone who wishes to participate, 18 years old or older, regardless of racing experience. The series consists of 8 races, including 4 Slaloms and 4 Giant Slaloms. Races are held on Tuesdays at the Sunnyside Arena, with the exception of the finale race which is an "FIS" Style GS held on a longer trail.
 
There are Alpine and Telemark divisions for both men and women with "A" and "B" leagues determined by ability level. Participants are welcome to race as part of a team or as individuals. Points are awarded cumulatively throughout the series. The town series culminates with a party/awards ceremony, and a great raffle held the evening of the finale race.
 
The Alta Town Series offers an organized, professionally run racing experience in a relaxed, affordable and fun atmosphere.
 
For more detailed information about the Alta Town Race Series, please contact the Race Department at 801-799-2278.
Alta Town Race Series