JP was not only one of the greatest skiers to ever live, he also gave back to the mountain community by starting the non-profit organization Alpine Initiatives. Alpine Initiatives takes this time every year to bring the ski community together in a celebration of the life of JP.
** HELMETS ARE MANDATORY **
April 10: Ski Shred Session, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Meet at Whistler Village Sports, 4254 Village Stroll.
We will ski as a crew on the resort. A time to enjoy the beauty of the present moment and shred in honour of JP. Don’t forget to bring your helmet, they are mandatory to participate.
April 10: Get together and registration, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. at Handlebar, 4557 Blackcomb Way
A time to enjoy good food, good drink, and good company. A time to just hang out and be together in honour of JP.
April 11: Quarter Pipe Shred Session, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. @ Blackcomb Terrain Park
Meet at Whistler Village Sports – 10 am to head up the hill to the quarter pipe in the Blackcomb Terrain Park. Registration @ Blackcomb Terrain Park – 11am : Sign up for the shred session on the quarter pipe. We will ski as a crew. A time to enjoy the beauty of the present moment and shred in honour of JP. Don’t forget to bring your helmet, they are mandatory to participate.
April 11: Freeski Trivia , 5 – 8 p.m. at El Furniture Warehouse 4214 Main St
Come one come all. Buy in individually or in teams to participate in the trivia night. Hosted by Micah Abrams (Former Editor for ESPN and Freeze Magazine, current Content Director of The Enthusiast Network).
For more information on the event and to register, visit www.alpineinitiatives.org