Roundhill Events 2016
Test your skills and measure up to your peers in a range of fun and
exciting events at Roundhill. All events are scheduled to be held on the
Saturday while Sunday is the contingency day.
› Sat 6th August – 80’s Day
An event not to be missed! The atmosphere is HUGE and the outfits
are truly AWFUL! Crack out the lycra pants, fluro sweatshirts, leg
warmers and blue eyeshadow. Watch (or participate in) the hilarious
water jump and enjoy all the entertainment of 80s day.
› Sat 20th August – Karl Burtscher Snr Memorial GS
In memory of Karl Burtscher Snr, this race celebrates a life in the
mountains and a love of winter sport.
› Sat 27th August – Salomon Kids Race Day at Roundhill
This is a fun event for kids aged 5-12 years, kids must be of an intermediate ski ability or higher as they will racing a timed GS course through gates. Set on a nice pitch this is an awesome introduction to ski racing in a relaxed environment. Sponsored by Salomon with awesome prizes up for grabs.
There will also be a snowman making competition, a lolly scramble and a colouring competition on the day, so lots of fun for all ages.
Proceeds from all kids ticket sales on the day will go towards the Tekapo Early Childhood Facility and the Tekapo School, come up and help us support our local kids!
› Sat 3rd & 4th September – Salomon Dads’ Weekend at Roundhill
Kids bring your Dad up to Roundhill and they receive half price lift
passes all weekend, on Saturday 3rd you can see who’s the fastest when you race with them in a slalom! A fun event for all ages. Great prizes on offer from our sponsor Salomon.
Maximum child age to race is 16 years, no entry fee – bibs required, slalom race fastest combined child/adult time wins, register at the ticket office from 8:30am race start time 11am. Course open for practice in the morning. Great prizes and cash to be won!