Participants (single or groups) build dummies, which are let loose down a steep run and sent flying over a jump. The dummies are left to the mercy of gravity, balance, and their structural integrity as they plummet to the ground.
Weight limit for dummies: 200lb (90kg) No firecrackers or other pyrotechnics
Dummies will be judged on a scale of 1-10 in each of the following categories:
1. Downhill (technically straight?)
2. Jump (height & landing)
*special prize for best bail!
Registration and initial judging at Guest Services with the course on Go for Gold
11am: Registration at Guest Services 12-1:45pm: Initial judging of dummies 2pm: Courtesy transport on snow cat and sleds for all registered dummies to the top of the course on Go for Gold, which is skiers right of the Whiskey Jack chiarlift (dummies only!). 3:30pm: Dummy Downhill begins!
1st prize: $100 Blackfin Pub gift card
2nd prize: $50 White Whale gift card
3rd prize: $25 Blackfin Pub gift card
Q) Where do we leave our dummies?
A) At Guest Services where you register
Q) How do we get the dummies up the run?
A) Courtesy snow cat transport at 2pm
Q) How much does it cost to register?
A) Registration is free
Mount Washington Alpine Resort is the Islands most sought after wedding destination with two venues to suit all your wedding needs.
The Raven Lodge is our premiere wedding venue featuring vaulted ceilings, post and beam construction, large dance floor and amazing views
of Strathcona Park, B.C.'s oldest provincial from 8 foot windows. The ceremony site adjacent to the lodge features BC yellow cedar benches,
a gazebo and views of Mt Albert Edward.
The Whiskey Jack room in our Alpine Lodge features the same stunning views from the third floor in our air conditioned room. The ceremony site features yellow cedar benches and a trellis to capture that perfect once in a lifetime ceremony.
All wedding packages include full catering, bar service, set-up and tear-down, use of ceremony site, guidance from our catering event planner and lots of great memories.
Mount Washington Alpine Resort
P.O. Box 3069, STN Main
Courtenay, British Columbia, V9N 5N3
Toll Free: 1-888-231-1499
First Aid 1-250-334-5741