Deer Valley Resort Hosts FIS Freestyle World Cup January 8-11, 2014

Deer Valley Resort will once again host a FIS Freestyle Ski World Cup event Wednesday, January 8, through Saturday, January 11, 2014.

Please join Deer Valley Resort, the U.S. Freestyle Ski Team and Columbia for an opening press conference on Wednesday, January 8, at 3:45 p.m. in the Bald Eagle room on the second level of Snow Park Lodge. Current members of the U.S. aerial and moguls teams will be on-site answering questions about their season and Columbia will unveil the 2014 Olympic uniforms for the U.S., Canadian and Russian Freestyle Ski teams. 

All FIS Freestyle Ski World Cup competitions will be held at night under the lights at Deer Valley®. Men’s and women’s moguls events are scheduled on the Champion ski run on Thursday, January 9, and Saturday, January 11. Men’s and women’s aerial events will be held on the White Owl ski run on Friday, January 10. Finals for all disciplines will take place in the evening, with a fireworks display concluding each night. Each discipline will also be filmed and televised on NBC and NBC Sports Network airing Saturday, January 25, 2014.

Tuesday, January 7, 2014:
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Press Center is open on the second level of Snow Park Lodge 

Wednesday, January 8, 2014:
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Press Center is open 
3:45 p.m. – Opening Press Conference with the U.S. Ski Team and Columbia in the Bald Eagle room on the second level of Snow Park Lodge
7 p.m. – A free live concert featuring Big Head Todd and the Monsters with opening act Junior and Transportation will take place on lower Main Street in Park City. The celebration continues immediately after the concert with a spectacular fireworks display.

Thursday, January 9, 2014:
1 to 10 p.m. – Press Center is open
3 to 4 p.m. – Ladies’ Moguls Qualifications on Champion ski run
4:50 to 6:15 p.m. – Men’s Moguls Qualifications on Champion ski run
7 to 8 p.m. - Ladies’ and Men’s Moguls Finals on Champion ski run
8 p.m. - Awards and fireworks in the competition venue

Friday, January 10, 2014:
9 a.m. to 10 p.m. – Press Center is open
11:35 a.m. to 12:35 p.m. – Ladies’ Aerial Qualifications on White Owl ski run
2:10 to 3:40 p.m. – Men’s Aerial Qualifications on White Owl ski run
6:35 to 6:50 p.m. – Aerial athlete showcase
7 to 8 p.m. –Ladies’ and Men’s Aerial Finals
8 p.m. – Awards and fireworks in the competition venue

Saturday, January 11, 2014:
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Press Center is open
3 to 4 p.m. – Ladies’ Moguls Qualifications on Champion ski run
4:50 to 6:15 p.m. – Men’s Moguls Qualifications on Champion ski run
7 to 8 p.m. –Ladies’ and Men’s Moguls Finals
8 p.m. – Awards and Fireworks in the competition venue

All events are free to the public. 

This year, all events will be streamed live at http://www.usskiteam.com. To follow the event on social media, please search #DeerValleyWC.

To request press credentials, please fill out our online application at: http://press.deervalley.com/press-accreditation-form.


FOR FURTHER INFORMATION AND CREDENTIALS PLEASE CONTACT:

Emily Summers Katy McEver
Deer Valley Resort Deer Valley Resort
Communications Manager Communications Coordinator
emily@deervalley.com kmcever@deervalley.com
435-645-6522 435-645-6518


  

  
  
  

Press Center at Deer Valley Resort
Beginning January 7, 2014, at 9 a.m.
435-940-7001