Race Notice 2018

Event: Schuss Boomer Recreational Downhill Race
Location: Hudson Bay Mountain Resort, Smithers BC
Organization: Smithers Ski & Snowboard Club
Date: Saturday March 24, 2018
Registration: Online commencing February 27 until Thursday March 22 at 9:00 pm
March 23, 2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm TBA
Checkin: 8am - 9:00 am
Race: 10:00 am

A downhill ski race for all ages*, of all abilities and skiing expertise the Schuss Boomer Downhill is one of but a handful of surviving town downhill races left in Canada. Now about to celebrate it's 34th running.

This is a one day event, combining the fun race and the need for speed. Our event remains both a fun event and a serious event for those who feel the "Need for Speed". Come on out and challenge your spouse, your friends or yourself and have a fun weekend of skiing and general merriment and foolishness at Hudson Bay Mountain Resort on Saturday March 24, 2018.

There are several different components to this one day event:

  • The fun race consists of teams of three (3) dressed up in costume and individual racers. Each team picks an estimated time and the closest “combined guessed time” for the team wins.
  • The individuals with the need-for-speed compete to be the fastest on the mountain. (both run time and radar speed)

* Participants 15 years and under must be part of BC Alpine..

This page will be updated as new information becomes available. However, if you have specific information requests, please refer to our contact information below or e-mail schussboomer