Rangatira News – September 2016
September has got off to a great start with the 5th annual running of the Rangatira Trophy Race. It was a huge success this September with a record number of entries, a retro themed party, enthusiastic racers and awesome prizes from our sponsors. Thank you to all our sponsors – Jagermeister, Head skis, Ballistics, Demon, Loaded, Enzyme Wizard, RACE, Skinnies, and SnowPlanet.
There’s still plenty more skiing to be had be sure to get your bookings in.
School Holidays / Guest Bookings School holidays are fast approaching and there are still spaces left for bookings in the second week. From the 7th October onwards guest bookings can be confirmed immediately for both lodges.
End of Season President’s Party & Backcountry Weekend Where: Turoa When: 22nd – 24th October
Come along and ski your heart out in the final few weeks of the season. We will be seeing the season out with the End of Season President’s Party Rangatira parties like this are a must on your calendar, EVERYONE WELCOME!!! Combined with this weekend is a day of guided backcountry skiing at Turoa and an information evening on mountain safety. Secure your place now!
Club Results We have had some fantastic race results this year. Proving Rangatira as one of the best race clubs on the mountain.
Haensli Cup 1st Open Team 2nd Snowboard Team 3rd Masters Team
Rangatira Alpine Trophy 1st Open Team 1st Masters Team 3rd Junior Team 3rd Snowboard Team And…….Winners of the Overall Rangatira Alpine Trophy!
Turoa Freestyle Event Angus Jones – Winner
Tongariro Junior Race Fletcher Strevens – 2nd five year old boys Emerson Strevens – 3rd under 8 boys Grace Platt – 2nd under 18 girls
Well done to everyone who competed.