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VC Racer At the Jiminy Peak starting gate
09
Jan
2021

The VC Is Ready To Race In 2021!

We’re gearing up for the 2021 Vertical Challenge season! This will be a season like never before, but we’re committed to making it as fun (and safe) as we possibly can. With that in mind, we’ve put together some information to help you get a feel for how we’ll do things.   We should mention...
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Pats Peak on VC day!
10
Dec
2020

First Six Events for 2021 Announced

The Vertical Challenge is excited to announce our first event dates for 2021! Here’s the “Super Six!” Saturday, January 23, 2021 – Jiminy Peak, MA Sunday, February 7, 2021 – Pats Peak, NH Saturday, February 20, 2021 – Lost Valley, ME Saturday, March 6, 2021 – Berkshire East, MA Sunday, March 7, 2021 – Catamount,...
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Xfinity tent
22
Sep
2020

The Vertical Challenge Delivers For Partners

Most of you know the Vertical Challenge doesn’t charge racers any money to participate in our racing or festival events. You probably also realize we can do that through the support of partners – brands who think the values of the VC audience line up with their own.   This post gives a short overview...
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Dylan Allwine
21
Jul
2020

Help For A Friend Of The VC

A friend of the Vertical Challenge, Dylan Allwine, needs our help right now. This beautiful soul recently had a diving accident which has left him with some fractured vertebrae. After a successful surgery at Mass General, Dyl is now in a rehabilitation program at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital. His recovery is showing promise. He has begun...
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11
May
2020

Vertical Challenge Survey!

We’d love for you to take our survey! When we do a survey, we try to make it fun, like the Vertical Challenge is supposed to be. The census, this is not. So make sure you read all the car choices. Would you recommend the VC to a friend OR an enemy? Wait, don’t answer...
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Frank Tansey in training
01
Apr
2020

VC Founder Tansey Set For Record Attempt

April 1, 2020   The Vertical Challenge announced today that tour founder Frank Tansey will try to set a new world record for ski jumping distance next month. Tansey will attempt the feat to raise awareness of the Cynthia’s Challenge charity. “I’ve always been a lot better ski jumper than people realize,” said the grizzled...
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Jay Peak slope
14
Mar
2020

No Finals Until 2021

The Finals Cancelled We waited as long as we could to do so, but we have had to cancel the VC Finals scheduled for Jay Peak Resort on March 28. The entire resort will be closed due to concerns over the coronavirus. Jay’s president/GM, Steve Wright, wrote a letter explaining why and you can read...
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09
Mar
2020

Cynthia’s Challenge: One Of The Best Days of the Year

This weekend, the Vertical Challenge teams up for our biggest fundraiser of the year: Cynthia’s Challenge.  Its purpose is to help families dealing with the often overwhelming issues associated with raising a child suffering from a severe disability. We love how this event brings people together and includes the element of “kids helping kids” that...
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27
Feb
2020

A Mooving Moniker

Those of you who have attended Vertical Challenge events over the last month, or who have followed us on Facebook, have no doubt noticed a big new addition we’ve made. Our friends at Stonyfield, in addition to sending out samples of their delicious organic yogurt products, have brought with them an inflatable cow. She instantly...
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Dad and son excited to be racing at the VC
23
Jan
2020

Vertical Challenge To Visit Smuggler’s Notch Sunday

Press Release SKI/SNOWBOARD TOUR RETURNS TO SMUGGLERS’ NOTCH For Immediate Release Thursday, January 23, 2020   SMUGGLERS’ NOTCH, VT – January 23, 2020 – Vermont families who ski and snowboard will have an opportunity to compete together as the Vertical Challenge Presented by Chevrolet visits Smugglers’ Notch Sunday. The VC is a series of free...
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We’ll do very few, if any, portions of VC events in resorts’ indoor areas. Dress to be outside more than usual. Don’t forget masks! #skivc pic.twitter.com/rwiXHY4Lvk

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