Red Bull Schlittentag

Schlittentag is the German word for “sledding day”. Put simply, it translates as “daredevils willing to propel themselves down a snow-covered hill and over a jump on a sled they built themselves”.

This will be the most winter fun you’ve had sitting down.

Three person teams will stretch their imagination to build the wildest, fastest sled this side of the Alps. One will be the pilot and the two others will help give their sled the push it needs to win the race and the fame and fortune that follows.

April 6, 2013 Registration starts at 10am. First Craft at 1:03pm Awards and DJ Party on the Deck @ 3:30pm.

 

*** The Rules***
Teams will consist of 3 people and may have 1-3 people riding the sled down
One person must be designated as “pilot” and remain with the craft through the finish line for the run to count
No prefabricated sleds
No engines or batteries or external energy sources
No launching from your craft (intentionally) or launching any items from it
No throwing anything while coming down the hill
No fire
No pyro (firecrackers/torches/etc)
No use of power tools on site during build out
No smoke of any kind - especially using dry ice
All competitors must be at least 18 yrs old
Helmets must be worn by all 3 teammates during launch
Craft has to make it through the finish to be considered for the grand prize
All crafts will be inspected for the safety of the competitors prior to their run. Crafts deemed unsafe or potentially harmful to their pilots will not allowed to run. This decision will be made at the sole discretion of Red Bull North America and it’s employees.

To register and get more info please contact Sean Kolar at: seankolar@redbullu.com

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Check out this video from last year's Schlittentag: 

Date: 
Saturday, April 6, 2013 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Location: 
Alpine Meadows

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