Joy Wins The NextSnow SEARCH Event Qualifier At Pats Peak Ski Area

By AlpineZone News |
Jan 29 2006 - 09:03 PM

HENNIKER, New Hampshire ??” Pats Peak held a Sports Illustrated For Kids NextSnow SEARCH Event Qualifier on Sunday, January 29, 2006.

The turn out for this event was great with over 35 participants showing off their skills on the NASTAR course, in the Turbulence Terrain Park and in the fun Karaoke event. It was tough competition but Thomas Joy came out the winner. Thomas will represent Pats Peak at Killington, VT for the NextSnow SEARCH Finals, March 3-5. Thank you and great job to all the participants!

Top 3 finishers at the NextSnow SEARCH at Pats Peak:
First Place: Thomas Joy of New Boston, NH
Second Place: Tyler Stitt of Bedford, NH
Third Place: Dillon Warhall of Spofford, NH

More About NextSnow SEARCH
The Sports Illustrated For Kids NextSnow SEARCH program was created by Jack Turner, founder of Snow Monsters. The Sports Illustrated For Kids NextSnow SEARCH is a quest to find the neXtreme generation of skiers and snowboarders. It’s an all-mountain, all equipment, all person snowsports competition. It??в„ўs not just a competition – style, attitude, and personality are also factors.

The event qualifier at Pats Peak was one of 75 event qualifiers being held at resorts across the United States and Canada for kids ages 9 to 13. Finalists from the event qualifiers will compete in Killington, VT on March 3-5, 2006. At the finals, Killington will host more than 150 athletes who have been selected from the qualifying events to compete in everything from park and pipe, to bumps, racing, and big mountain skiing ??“ a three-day test of all-around skill on snow. For more information, check out