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IFSA Junior 3* National

March 9 @ 7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Mad River Glen’s Ryan Hawks IFSA Junior 3* National, Friday & Saturday March 8th – 9th, 2024

Important Registration Information:

  • Registration Cost – $100 (Lift ticket or season pass required).
  • Competitors MUST have an active 2024 IFSA Membership to register for this event.
  • This event is limited to 100 competitors.
  • This competition is a two-day event.
  • Helmets and back protectors are mandatory.

Event Description:
Mad River Glen, the fertile crescent of big mountain skiing in New England is proud to be hosting a two-day IFSA Junior 3* National series event. Come test your mettle on the east coast’s most challenging terrain. This event is open to skiers age 12-14 and 15-18 with an active 2023 IFSA membership. The competition is named in honor of Ryan Hawks and the Flyin’ Ryan Foundation.

Age Categories:
12-14 Female & Male Ski
15-18 Female & Male Ski

Event Information:

The event is limited to 100 competitors. The top finishers from Friday will qualify for Saturday’s final. Scores from both days will be calculated to determine the overall winners. Competitors must properly wear their bib, helmet and back protector in order to compete. We will run in start order as best we can within age/gender categories, late arrivals will be sent so long as we have not moved on to another age/gender. On finals day (Saturday, March 9th) we will run in reverse order based on finishes from Friday. Bibs will be collected in the finish area both days. Start lists, venue maps and results will all be made available via Stack Team App and LiveHeats in a timely manner. Pre-purchased competitor & spectator tickets will be distributed at check-in/bib pick-up on Friday. Spectators who did not pre-purchase through the Driven registration process should visit our online store and buy in advance. Please do not wait until the end of the week to purchase. Competitors (and their support crew) who make the cut to Saturday’s finals will be given vouchers at check-in/bib pick-up to purchase tickets on Saturday. There will be no early distribution of tickets or bibs. Ticket vouchers will need to be redeemed for active tickets at the ticket booth on Saturday before loading the chairlift. The ticket booth opens at 8:00 am on weekends and 8:30 mid-week. Please note that the event timeline allows for extra time on Saturday morning to facilitate ticketing. Venue access is only permitted for event staff, patrol, authorized photographers, competitors who are properly displaying their bibs and IFSA-certified coaches. All other venue access needs to be cleared first with the Technical Director.

Competition Venues
Friday’s qualifier event will take place on Gazelle located off the top of the Sunnyside Double Chair.

Finals will take place on Saturday, the event will move over to Lift Line starting just below mid-station under the fabled Single Chair with the finish just above tower 9.

Event Timeline:

Competitor Check-in & Bib Pick-up

  • Friday, March 8th 7:30 – 8:30 on the 3rd floor of the Basebox
  • Saturday, March 9th 7:30 – 8:30 on the 3rd floor of the Basebox

Mandatory Competitor Meetings

  • Friday, March 8th at 8:30 on the 3rd floor of the Basebox
  • Saturday, March 9th at 8:30 on the 3rd floor of the Basebox

Course Inspection

  • Friday, March 8th 8:45 – 9:45 am
  • Saturday, March 9th 9:00 – 10:00 am

Event Start

  • Friday, March 8th 10:00 am
  • Saturday, March 9th 10:30 am

Awards/Cut Announcement

  • Friday, March 8th on the deck of the Single at 4:30 pm
  • Saturday, March 9th on the deck of the Single at 4:30 pm












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