WELCOME TO THE WORLD PRO SKI TOUR!
We are happy to announce our second race weekend for the 2021. Our events will be held at Echo Mountain (19285 CO – 130, Idaho Springs, CO 80452) March 28-29. Echo Mountain is located in Clear Creek County, west of Evergreen, Colorado, and is the closest ski area to the Denver metro area.
We will hold two Super Slalom events. All events will be held at 5:00pm including qualifying. For qualifying we will qualify 32 unless there are less than 28 registered athletes (per governing rules), then we will quality 16. The prize money will be $27,000 and will be adjusted accordingly, with $10,000 going to first place.
We have compiled information for our online registration process. Due to COVID restrictions our athlete registration will be online using our racer portal to complete all registration documents and payments. On Saturday, March 27, 2021 from 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm we will hold an athlete, WPST staff and TV Zoom call:
Or one-touch dial:
Athlete registration and payment must be completed by 6:00 pm, Saturday, March 27, 2021.
On Sunday, all athletes must check-in at the base lodge for bib distribution, lift tickets, ski area release along with any other handouts. At this time, you may be required to go through a COVID screening (temperature taken). Masks must be worn at all times onsite, except for your run. You may remove your mask when called to the start. We will firm up the time for this in the next few days.
The Online Registration is a 3-step process. Please make sure to follow all the steps:
New Users go to: https://worldproskitour.com/wpst-athlete-registration/
Returning users or members: login and go to the “Race Registration” page and pay: https://worldproskitour.com/product-category/race-registration/
Entry Fees: Two Events
Membership $100 membership (for new members)
Member Entry $125 entry per event) Total $250 for Echo
Non-Membership Entry $150 for entry per event, Total $300 for Echo
NCAA Entry $100 (Must show proof of school) Total $200 for Echo (email us to get the discount code)
Member Benefits Include:
- Customized Race Bib with racers name at each WPST event
- Discounted Race Entrance Fees
- Accumulate points for the overall season the Tour Champion Title
- Accumulate points for the overall season the Rookie of the Year Title
- Accumulated points from the Speed Run winner during each qualifying
- Priority seeding ahead of non-members in each event
- Ability to vote/sit on the WPST Racer Board
- 15% commission on any sponsorship brought to WPST
- Discount lodging through host hotel (upon availability)
You will need to choose from the two options when registering as a Tour Member or a Non-Tour Member first, please follow the steps below.
Step 1. REGISTER AS MEMBER OR NON-MEMBER (racer portal) First Time
You must first create a racer account with a username and password at our website using one of the two options below, as a Member or a Non-Member. When you get to the registration page you will be required to fill out a registration form that will provide us your bio information that will used on website, social media and TV appearances. After you submit the registration form you will be required to sign an athlete agreement. After signing the agreement, you will be automatically signed into the website and taken to the race registration page where you can begin the process of registering and paying. You will not be able to pay for races until after you have registered (setting up a username and password).
Step 2. DO NOT FORGET TO GO BACK AND PAY (racer portal)
Register and pay your race fee. If you choose to join as a member you will not get member discount pricing until after you have paid the membership fee, pay for your membership first, then go back to the “Race Registration” page and you will see the discounted price per each race on the race registration page, you will be able to pay for multiple races at once.
Step 3. PRIZE MONEY PAYOUT
All prize money will be paid through ACH payment services and deposited directly into your account. For new athletes to the tour, these accounting forms must be filled out before your prize money will be paid out. Once you have registered, these will be emailed to you directly. If for some reason the ACH will not work a check can be mailed to you within 7 days after the event.
ACH form: For all Athletes to complete
W-9 For US Athletes
W-8BEN For Foreign Athletes
We are all very excited to see you at Echo Mountain. If you have any questions, please contact me directly by phone, email or text to discuss.
Critical Contact Information
Jon Franklin – CEO
Barrett Stein – Event Director
Briar Schreiber – Dir. PR, Marketing
Lisa Mutz-Nelson – Dir. Operations
John Jacobs – Chief of Course
Kevin Clarke – Tour Announcer
Kevin Kieley – Starter/Start Ref
Hayden Scott – TV Producer
Randy Pattison – Starter/hill crew
2021 WORLD PRO SKI TOUR SEASON EVENT DATES
Feb. 5-8, 21 Steamboat/Howelsen Hill
- Sunday, Feb. 6, 21 – winner: Rob Cone
- Monday, Feb. 8, 21 – winner: Rob Cone
March 6-8, 21 Echo Mountain, Colorado
- Sunday, Mar. 28, 21
- Monday, Mar. 29, 21