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Sugar Bowl Resort to host Boarding for Breast Cancer’s ‘Shred the Love’

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DONNER SUMMIT, Calif. and#8212; Sugar Bowl is teaming up with Boarding for Breast Cancer and The HERA Foundation for the fourth annual Shred the Love, Feb. 26, 2011. Formerly know as Jam 4 the Cure, the resort will hold a rail jam in the Switching Yard Terrain Park, with all entry fees going toward the education, prevention and awareness of breast cancer and ovarian cancer. This year’s sponsors include Paul Mitchell, Marmot, Ride Snowboards, Grenade Gloves, Never Summer Snowboards, Tahoe Dave’s, Camelback Hydration, Salomon, Volcom, Arma Energy Snx, Gu Energy, Nomis, and Technine, with more signing on. Addi awareness to the cause and contribut additional funds: Purchase a pink lanyard for $4. Sign up and learn more at the pre-party, Feb. 25, 2011 at the Tourist Club in Downtown Truckee, 8 p.m. with live music from Left Alone and Cold Forty Three.

When: February 26, 2011

Cost: Entry is $25

Register: From 8:30-10 a.m. at Sugar Bowl’s Judah Lodge.

Competition: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Can be viewed from the Mt. Judah Deck.

Awards: 1:30 p.m. at the Mt. Judah Lodge.

Live Music: 2-5 p.m. with Left Alone and Cold Forty Three

Boarding For Breast Cancer (B4BC) is a nonprofit, youth-focused education, awareness, and fundraising foundation, whose mission is to increase awareness about breast cancer, the importance of early detection and the value of an active lifestyle. For more information visit http://www.b4bc.org

The mission of the HERA Women’s Cancer Foundation is to stop the loss of mothers, daughters, sisters, grandmothers, aunts, wives, partners and girlfriends from ovarian cancer through empowering women to take control of their health, research scientists to find new directions in early detection, treatment, and prevention, and communities to provide support. For more information visit http://www.herafoundation.org.

Sugar Bowl Resort continues to deliver an authentic alpine experience with an incredible line up of programs and amenities. Sugar Bowl was awarded “Best Guest Service” in 2009/2010 for resort size by the National Ski Areas Association. Located atop Donner Summit, just three hours from San Francisco and 45 minutes from Reno.

Visit sugarbowl.com or call 530-426-9000 for more information.