Want to ski Snowbasin for $30 on Saturday? There's a fundraiser going on to raise awareness of bacterial meningitis and they're looking for people to get as much vertical as possible to raise money to fight it.

Here's the details:


ARE YOU UP TO THE CHALLENGE??? All Ages and Abilities Welcome!!!

Test your stamina in the Brandi Thompson Vertical Challenge on Saturday, February 23, 2008

Brandi Thompson was a lift operator at Needles Express and Strawberry Gondolas at Snowbasin Resort, who lost her life to Bacterial Meningitis on February 21, 2007. Snowbasin is hosting an annual “Vertical Challenge” to promote Bacterial Meningitis Awareness in her memory.

Help bring awareness to this disease by contacting a local business or individual sponsor to pledge for your vertical feet. Ski on Needles Express Gondola from 9-3:30 and chalk up the miles! Enjoy the $30.00 registration which includes your lift ticket! Bring your Pledge Sheet the morning of the event and turn it in when you pick up your Vertical Challenge pass.

Proceeds raised will go to Brandi Thompson Memorial Fund (America First P.O. Box 9199 Ogden UT 84409) and a portion will be contributed to the Weber County Health Department for utilization in their Bacterial Meningitis Awareness Campaign and to reduce the cost of immunizations.

REGISTRATION FEE (Includes Lift Ticket) $30.00. Season Pass Holders are FREE.
No Pre-registration. Registration will be from 7:30 AM until 9:00 AM on the Plaza.

Prize for most vertical, top dollars earned, and best dressed.

Awards Ceremony at 4:00 PM on the Plaza

9-3:30 pm Raffle Tickets for prizes $10.00

Join us at Snowbasin Resort and enjoy the spring weather, wear yourself out skiing at a challenging FUN FUNdraiser

For further information please call 801-620-1038 or check out www.snowbasin.com