2018 Toyota U.S. Alpine Championships


Join us March 21 – 26, 2018 for a celebration of mountain culture with ski races, après parties, and concerts at America’s first destination ski resort. Cheer on the nation’s best skiers during the 2018 Toyota U.S. Alpine Championships at Sun Valley on Bald Mountain, dance to live bands at Warm Springs, and experience the bliss of life at elevation. 

 

    March 21, Wednesday
    Event Start Location
    Alpine Combined | Men   Warm Springs
    Super G / Start | Men 9:30 am New Start
    Super G FIS / Start | Women 11:45 am Pete’s Lane
    Slalom / Start | Men 1:15 pm Hemingway/Greyhawk
    Awards | Alpine Combined & FIS SG | M/W 2:15 pm Warm Springs Plaza

     

    March 22, Thursday
    Event Start Location
    Alpine Combined | Women   Warm Springs
    Super G / Start | Women 9:30 am Pete’s Lane
    Super G FIS / Start | Men 11:45 am Pete’s Lane
    Slalom / Start | Men 1:15 pm Hemingway/Greyhawk
    Alpine Combined & FIS SG | Awards | M/W 2:15 pm Warm Springs Plaza
    Street Party | BBQ | Live Music 3:00 pm Apples Bar & Grill/Picabo Street

     

    March 23, Friday
    Event Start Location
    Super G | M/W   TV FILMING
    Super G / Start | Men 9:00 am New Start
    Super G / Start | Women 12:30 am Pete’s Lane
    Awards | Super G | M/W 1:30 pm Warm Springs Plaza
    Race Highlights 4:00 pm Sun Valley Opera House
    Opening Ceremony | Parade of Athletes | Music 4:30 pm Ketchum Town Square

     

    March 24, Saturday
    Event Start Location
    Slalom | M/W   Warm Springs
    Slalom | Run #1 | Women 9:00 am Hemingway/Greyhawk
    Slalom | Run #1 | Men 10:30 am Hemingway/Greyhawk
    NBC Air Date | Super G | M/W 10:00 am NBC Sports
    Slalom | Run #2 | Women 12:00 pm Hemingway/Greyhawk
    Slalom | Run #2 | Men 1:30 pm Hemingway/Greyhawk
    Street Party Concert 3:00 pm Warm Springs/Picabo Street
    Race Highlights 4:00 pm Sun Valley Opera House
    Awards | Slalom | M/W 2:30 pm Warm Springs Plaza
    Athlete Signings 5:00 pm Sun Valley Opera House
    SVCA | The Second City 7:30 pm Sun Valley Opera House

     

    March 25, Sunday
    Event Start Location
    Giant Slalom | Men   Warm Springs
    Giant Slalom | Run #1 | Men 9:30 am Hemingway/Greyhawk
    Giant Slalom | Run #2 | Men 12:30 am Hemingway/Greyhawk
    Awards | Giant Slalom | Men 1:30 pm Warm Springs Plaza
    Race Highlights 4:00 pm Sun Valley Opera House
    Big Air | Family Hahnenkamm 5:00 pm Dollar Mountain
    SVCA | The Second City 7:00 pm Sun Valley Opera House

     

    March 26, Monday
    Event Start Location
    Giant Slalom | Women   Warm Springs
    Giant Slalom | Run #1 | Women 9:30 am Hemingway/Greyhawk
    Giant Slalom | Run #2 | Women 12:30 am Hemingway/Greyhawk
    Awards | Music 1:30 pm Warm Springs Plaza
    Race Highlights 4:00 pm Sun Valley Opera House

     

    Event Maps

    Course Map

    US Alpine Course Map

     

    Finish Area Map

    US Alpine Finish Area Map

    VIP Preferred Access Pass:

    The ultimate way to experience the U.S. Alpine Championships at Sun Valley Resort. 

    • Preferred venue access pass – $750.00
    • Includes 4 days of unlimited skiing at Sun Valley Resort
    • 4 days of premium spectator viewing areas access
    • Four days access to VIP hospitality services tent.
    • Welcome gift bag included with each pass
    • A portion of VIP pass proceeds are being donated to the Sun Valley Ski Education Foundation
    • VIP passes purchased online can be picked up at Race Registration at the Boiler Room in the Sun Valley Village starting Monday, March 19, 2018 – 9 am to 4 pm

     

    Purchase VIP Pass

    Current pass holders may purchase for the discounted price of $650 by calling (208) 622-2135.

    For additional questions regarding the VIP pass experience, please contact the Sun Valley Guest Information Center at (208) 622-2135 or stop in to their office in the Sun Valley Village.

    FAQ

    RACE DATES
    March 21 – 26, 2018

    COMPETITIVE EVENTS
    Skiers will be vying for titles in Alpine Combined, Super G, Slalom, and Giant Slalom.

    SPECTATING
    The event is FREE for spectators in the Warm Springs base area.

    VIP ACCESS PASS
    Spectators wishing to get a bit closer to the action, attend special events and help to support the Sun Valley Ski Education Foundation (SVSEF), may purchase a VIP pass.

    VIP Access Pass | Includes four days of unlimited skiing at Sun Valley Resort, four days of premium spectator viewing areas, access to the VIP tents, snacks/beverages, and a welcome gift bag.

    $750 | includes lift tickets $650 | Sun Valley Resort season pass holders (lift tickets not needed)

     

    Information and to purchase your VIP Access Pass, please call the Sun Valley Guest Information Center at 208.622.2135

     

    PARKING
    Very limited parking will be available in the lower Greyhawk parking lot at Warm Springs. Mountain Rides will be offering extended free service to/from the race site each day of the event.

    COMMUNITY EVENTS
    Join the festivities to celebrate the Championships! Plenty of community events are scheduled throughout the week.

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    VOLUNTEERING
    People interested in volunteering for this historical and amazing event may contact the Volunteer Coordinator | Christy Giles | christy_giles@yahoo.com | (206) 498-0528

    Download Volunteer Application Form

    TELEVISION | ONLINE COVERAGE
    Watch the Super G on NBC Sports | Saturday, March 24 at 10:00 am/MST

    MEDIA | PHOTOGRAPHERS
    Working media and photographers may apply for media credentials on the media tab above. Media access will be reviewed and granted on an individual basis.

    MEDIA INQUIRIES | INFORMATION
    Questions about the event? Please contact /
    Kelli Lusk | Sun Valley PR & Communications Manager | klusk@sunvalley.com | c/208.309.3796 | o/208.622.2155

    Media Information

    Media Credential Requests

    Download Media Credential Request Form

    For More information call (208) 622-6356

     

    A (Spring) Break For Families


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    March puts the ‘sun’ in Sun Valley as days grow suddenly longer and brighter, the snow on the mountains begins to turn to corn, and the party at River Run, Roundhouse, and Warm Springs moves outside. Think bluebird skies, lots of live music, the sun on your face, and nothing to do but play all day. Lucky for so many that spring break falls smack in the middle of this munificent month. This year, the pleasures of a family spring break in Sun Valley are even more palatable with a Kids Ski Free special in March. Yes, you read that...