2013 Jumpfest Weekend
This is the 87th year that SWSA has hosted its annual ski jumping championships, attracting some of the best junior jumpers in the East. Junior jumpers showing off their new-found skills on the 20 and 30 meter hills will compete. We will host the annual ice carving demonstration featuring top carvers. Friday night the areas best restaurants will compete in a chili cook-off. At the SnowBall on Saturday evening of Jumpfest revelers can dance to the music of Treetop Blues featuring Joe Bouchard of Blue Oyster Cult fame and The Common Folk as an opening act.
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Update Schedule for Jumpfest Weekend.
Jr Jumping on the 20m and 30m hills will begin at 1pm.
Ice Carving will start around 9am in front of the Scoville Memorial Library
Salisbury Invitational Competition on the 70m hill will begin after the Jr Jumping competition and awards
8pm - Midnight: Annual Snow Ball Dance.
7:30 am, Pancake breakfast at Salisbury Ambulance
Ice Carving may still continue from Saturday
Noon: Human Dog Sled Race
Following the race we will host our 87th Eastern US Ski Jumping Championships
Friday night events have been cancelled.
Here are the basic rules for the Human Dogsled Race. For clarification, please email Ken Barker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The registration fee is $25 per team, and all team members are waived the $10 admission charge.
All team members must be at least 18 years of age.
Each participant must sign a liability release form before competing.
Six person teams - five pulling, one riding.
All participants must wear shoes.
Team members should arrive at least an hour before the event begins to allow time to organize sign releases, etc.
For men and mixed teams, riding person must be at least two hundred pounds or equivalent weight in... read more