Versus to air the second annual NISSAN aspen/snowmass open Presented by Esurance this month on fusion TV
Airs Saturday, March 10 at noon MST
Wednesday, March 14 at noon MST
Thursday, March 15 at 1 p.m. MST
Aspen/Snowmass, CO, March 6, 2007…Versus will air the second annual Nissan Aspen/Snowmass Open presented by Esurance several times this month on Fusion TV. The Open, which took place February 8 — 11 on the ESPN Winter X Games course at Buttermilk, will air Saturday, March 10 at noon Mountain Standard Time (MST), Wednesday, March 14 at noon MST and Thursday, March 15 at 1 p.m. MST.
The Aspen/Snowmass Open featured both men and women skiers and snowboarders in slopestyle and superpipe events, just a week after the Winter X Games. Over $28,000 of prize money was awarded throughout the four-day competition.
The program will feature over 300 up-and-coming skiers and snowboarders competing at Buttermilk Mountain as well as several big name athletes including Keir Dillon, Colby West, Sean Field and Team Aspen/Snowmass athletes Megan Olenick and Jordan Karlinski.
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For more information on all Aspen/Snowmass events go to http://www.aspensnowmass.com.
Aspen Skiing Company operates four destination mountains — Snowmass, Aspen Mountain, Aspen Highlands and Buttermilk — and is the home of the ESPN Winter X Games through 2010. Aspen/Snowmass also offers unparalleled nightlife and off-slope activities as well as four award-winning Ski & Snowboard Schools. Aspen/Snowmass is accessible by two of the most convenient airports in the mountains — Aspen Sardy Field (3 miles from Aspen) and Eagle County Airport (70 miles from Aspen). For more information on Aspen/Snowmass, please call 800/525-6200 or 970/925-1220, or visit the company’s website at www.aspensnowmass.com.