The USSMA and Aspen Snowmass are excited that this years Audi Power of Four event will play host to the 2019 USSMA Ski Mountaineering National Championships for the team and vertical challenge disciplines.
Because of the USSMA Sanctioning, this year you will need a USSMA Membership / License to race the Audi Power of Four Teams race and the Vertical race. The winners will be awarded the status of National Champions!
Team Event (Power of Four) – Saturday, March 2nd
Vertical Challenge (Aspen Mountain) – Sunday, March 3rd
Now that the season in in full swing, we, the Athlete Advisory Council (AAC), would like you, the athlete, to remind you that we are here to represent you and your interests as well as keep you informed. We want to hear from you about any or all concerns or idea you may have! Please take a minute and share with us your racing experience for this season so far, positive or negative. Help us to improve your and all others experience.
Here are the most “talked about” points of the season so far: 1. Volunteers as a key to successful event 2. Race course conditions, markings, difficulty 3. Race/Director communication – pre, during and post-race 4. Race venue selections 5. USSMA Sanctioned Race Valuation and validation Do you have others? We are working hard with the USSMA Board of directors and the Race Committee to improve race quality and standards. PLS Email us at: USSMA.AAC@gmail.com.