Thursday, June 4, 2009

Teva Mountain Games Are Back!!

Teva One-Fly Fishing Event
For those that haven't attended the Games you're missing out, I've made a few in teh past and wish I could have enetered the Fishing event but I made other arrangements so maybe next time. Check them out for an eventful and wild party weekend!

The country's largest celebration of mountain sport, soul and culture returns once again when The Teva Mountain Games returns to Vail, June 4-7, 2009. Professional and amateur outdoor adventure athletes from the Vail Valley and around the world will converge upon the mountains and rivers of Vail to compete in seven sports and 21 disciplines including: x-country, freeride, slopestyle and road cycling, freestyle, 8-Ball, sprint and extreme kayaking, raft paddlecross, World Cup bouldering, as well as trail and road running, and the GNC Ultimate Mountain Challenge.In addition to the athletic events, the Teva Mountain Games will include a mountain photography competition, adventure film school, film festival ,an interactive exhibition and demo area, live music, and mountain lifestyle parties.

Thursday, June 04, 2009 @ 8:00 AM - Sunday, June 07, 2009 @ 4:00 PM
Vail Village
Fees:Fees Vary
Registration Closing Date
Saturday, June 06, 2009 @ 5:00 PM

The Games are the largest celebration of Athletes, Arts, Music and Mountains. Hosting 7 sports, 21 competitions, concerts every night and parties galore, the Games will not disappoint the hard core athletes, weekend warriors or those looking to celebrate the mountain lifestyle. Competitions will be held for professional and amateurs during this four day event. Over the weekend, organizers will give out $100,000 in cash to top finishers.
More Information
Click here to view the event organizer's website
Full Description
WHITE WATER EVENTS:- All whitewater competitors must be a current American Canoe Association (ACA) member or purchase a ACA weekend membership for $10 at the event.Bud Light Lime Steep Creek Championship: June 4 ($30)Bud Light Lime Kayak Freestyle Qualifier: June 5 ($30)Bud Light Lime Kayak Freestyle: June 6 ($30)Bud Light Lime Down River Sprint: June 6 ($30)Teva Raft Cross: June 7 ($40)Bud Light Lime 8 Ball Sprint: June 7 ($20)
CLIMBING EVENTS:Youth Bouldering Competition: June 7, 8:00-10:30am ($35)Citizens Bouldering - Wave 1: June 7, 11am-1:30pm ($40)Citizens Bouldering - Wave 2: June 7, 2pm-4:30pm ($40)

FLY FISHING:Costa Del Mar 2 Fly X-Stream Qualifier: June 6 ($25)


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