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Sports Briefs | Boarding for Breast Cancer at Sugar Bowl

Boarding for Breast Cancer at Sugar Bowl

Sugar Bowl is teaming up with Boarding for Breast Cancer and The HERA Foundation for the fourth annual Shred the Love on Saturday, Feb. 26. Formerly know as Jam 4 the Cure, the resort is holding a rail jam in the Switching Yard Terrain Park, with all entry fees from the event going toward the education, prevention and awareness of breast cancer and ovarian cancer. Pink lanyards will be on sale for $4 to add awareness to the cause and raise additional funds. Entry is $25, with registration in the Judah Lodge from 8:30-10 a.m. Competition is from 11 a.m.-1 p.m., with awards at 1:30 p.m. There will also be live music from 2-5 p.m. Sign up and learn more about the event at the pre-party at the Tourist Club in downtown Truckee on Feb. 25.

Big Mountain Telemark Series to stop at Alpine Meadows

The Mountain Hardwear Big Mountain Telemark Series put on Tough Guy Productions will swing through Alpine Meadows on its second tour stop Thursday through Sunday, Feb. 24-27. The event marks the first time in nearly 10 years that a comprehensive Telemark points series has taken place. For more information visit

and#8216;Fresh Tracksand#8217; 5K Snowshoe Walk and Race

The Tahoe Mountain Milers and Sagebrush Stompers Running Clubs are hosting the and#8220;Fresh Tracksand#8221; 5K Snowshoe Walk and Race from the Historic Camp Richardson Resort on Sunday, Feb. 27 at 10 a.m. Online registration is available at Day-of-race registration is $40. On hand will be barbecue sausages and hot dogs and other post-race refreshments. For more information call 775-588-2864 or e-mail

2011 baseball signups

Truckee Little League and Babe Ruth will hold sign-ups at Zanoand#8217;s on Tuesday, March 1, from 5-7 p.m. Visit

Recreational swimming at the Truckee Pool

The Truckee Pool will be open daily for recreation swim this Ski Skate Week, Feb. 21-25. The pool wil be open on the weekends from 2:30-5:30 p.m. and Monday through Friday from 12-2 p.m. Cost is $2 for kids and $3 for adults.

Open gym

Open gym is being offered at the Rideout in Tahoe City on Tuesday evenings from 6-8 p.m. Cost is $2 per person.

Sugar Bowl to host big hip competition

Sugar Bowl’s Switching Yard Terrain Park will host the and#8220;Hip Hurrayand#8221; big hip competition on Sunday, March 6. All competitors will be given two runs to show off their best trick on the hip feature. Ages 15 and up are eligible to participate. Entry is $20, with a chance to win prizes from top companies. Sign-ups are available the day of the event starting at 9 a.m. in the Mt. Judah Day Lodge. The contest starts at 11 a.m. in the Coldstream Terrain Park. For more information visit

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