2008 Podium at the CoverGirl Snow Angel Invitational. Photo: Jeremy Swanson.

With the snow beginning to fall on resorts it’s time to start gearing up for the 2009 competitions, as top riders begin to get their legs back under them, and amateurs set their sights on making names for themselves. Four contests are featured including the CoverGirl Snow Angels Invitational, the Roxy Chicken Jam, the Nikita Chickita Jam, and Billabong’s Flaunt It. These competitions all have the same theme of a relaxed environment geared at fun times and catered towards the riders. Here’s your guide to these three exclusive all women’s competitions that will be going down this winter.