PAINT THE MOUNTAIN PINK &
THE JOE RIESLE MEMORIAL NASTAR RACE

Saturday & Sunday, February 7th & 8th

Hope for Strength  

PAINT THE MOUNTAIN PINK
Saturday, February 7th

 

JOE RIESLE MEMORIAL RACE
Sunday, February 8th

Join us for the 2nd Annual Paint the Mountain Pink breast cancer awareness event. All are welcome to Paint the Mountain Pink for breast cancer awareness.

Guests, Skiers, Riders and Tubers are encouraged to dress in pink and participate in fun activities throughout the day. “Margaret” the Pink Fire Truck will be on display in the ski area courtyard.

The first 150 ticket purchasers will receive a special Paint the Mountain Pink beanie courtesy of Shawnee Mountain. Beanies will also be on sale in the Hope Lodge while supplies last.

And in conjunction with Pocono Health Systems, the Hope for Strength Breast Cancer Fund is running a benefit raffle and prize winners will be drawn at 5 p.m. Prizes include a set of vouchers to ski the finest slopes in our area including Alpine Mountain, Camelback Mountain, Shawnee Mountain Ski Area, and more! It’s a a skier’s dream!

Winners need not be present to claim prizes. For raffle tickets and additional information, e-mail cabowyer@ptd.net or call (570) 977-0872.

Visit the Hope for Strength website for more details and to get tickets to the Pocono Health Systems Hope for Strength Raffle!

 

Join the Race Against Cancer in the Joe Riesle Memorial NASTAR Race on Sunday.

Skiers and snowboarders of all ages and abilities are invited to participate in the Joe Riesle Memorial Ski Race Against Cancer. This annual race has been newly named in the honor Joe Riesle a longtime and beloved Shawnee Ski School Supervisor who passed away in February of 2012.

Using the NASTAR format, the intermediate-level course is set on the Upper Tomahawk Trail. The cost is $7 for two runs or $13 for five runs. A valid lift ticket is required for participation.

All race proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society. Non-skiers can contribute to the Ski Race Against Cancer by purchasing "In Honor Of" or "In Memory Of" donation cards at Guest Services or the Ski School Desk.

Joe Riesle
Who's Joe...
Joe Riesle was certified by the PSIA as a professional ski instructor for 30 years at Shawnee Mountain Ski Area.

 

 

 

 


The Joe Riesle Memorial NASTAR Race hours are based on conditions and attendance levels. Times may change without notice. NASTAR may close at any time due to changing course conditions.

 

How Can You Help? Shawnee Mountain Race Against Cancer Race Gate

SPONSOR A NASTAR RACE GATE -
Purchase a race gate for the Joe Reisle Memorial NASTAR Race. A limited number of Race Gates are available for businesses and individuals to show their support for this cause on the course. Each participating individual or business will get to keep the gate after the race, along with a photo of the gate on the course. For more information or to purchase a gate, call 570-421-7231 ext. 254.

DONATION SLIPS -
Non-skiers can get involved and join the Race Against Cancer by purchasing an “In-Honor Of” or “In Memory Of” donation card at the Ski & Snowboard School Desk or Guest Services. Each card will be displayed throughout the base area to show your support.

 

 

THANK YOU TO OUR 2015 RACE AGAINST CANCER SPONSORS!

Learn more about becoming a sponsor by calling 570-421-7231 ext 254.


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- Jerry & Peggy Prentiss

DOUBLE BLACK DIAMOND GATE SPONSORS

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BLACK DIAMOND SPONSORS

PSAA - Snow Pass 4th & 5th Grade - Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association  Great Oak Ski & Board Club - GO Ski & Board Club

Reinhart  Lehigh Valley & Pocono Sports ExtraMinisink Hotel & BarThe Metropolitan New York Ski Council

The Osbun’s
Calderone Family
Hasker Textiles
Shawnee Mt Ski & Snowboard School
Shawnee Mt Rental Shop
Shawnee Mt Ski-Wee
Shawnee Mt Ski Patrol
Shawnee Mt Guest Services

BLUE TRAIL SPONSORS

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GREEN TRAIL SPONSORS

Don & Mary Winkler

BUNNY SLOPE SPONSORS

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