|Sun Peaks Launches 'Ski Bum' Contest|
|LIFESTYLE - Adventure|
|Written by Lori Knowles / SkiPressWorld.com|
|Thursday, 01 October 2009 09:09|
The prize for Sun Peaks' new "I want to be the Snow Bum" contestÂ Â is an all-inclusive stayÂ for the entire 2009/2010 Winter Season...
The winnerÂ will spend the ski season (three months) at BCâ€™s second largest ski area, skiing, snowboarding, tubing... The competition winner will be provided with a seasonâ€™s pass for Sun Peaks, food vouchers, accommodation in a number of Sun Peakâ€™s finest hotels, plus equipment and outerwear. The winner will also enjoy a wide range of additional perks including VIP and backstage passes to resort events and functions.
Enter the contest byÂ submitting a 60-second video showcasingÂ wit, charisma, love of mountains, and the ability to make the most of being a ski bum. The competition is open to any intermediate skier or snowboarder over 19 years, anywhere in the world.
In return for all the snow, accommodation, gear, food and airfare, the winner will be expected to keep the rest of the envious world updated on their activities through social media avenues such as Facebook, Twitter and the official blog on http://www.snowbumcanada.com/.
Videos should be submitted to http://www.snowbumcanada.com/ by Sunday, November 15. Sun Peaksâ€™ judges will announce finalists on November 19, who will undergo an interview and written-essay assessment. The winner will be announced December 1 and begin their three month stay on January 4, 2010. Contestants must be at least 19 years or older and have an applicable visa for the duration of their stay if they are from outside Canada.