January is Learn To Ski & Snowboard month! To encourage more people to try skiing or boarding, resorts across the US are offering special programs and discounted rates to any first timers wanting to give it a go.
If you, yourself, are learning OR if you introduced someone new to the sport, you can even score some awesome prizes from LSSM, Liftopia and other partners.
Share Your #FirstDayFaces & Win Prizes
How to enter: Simply post a photo on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram of you (or your friends) on your first day of learning how to ski or snowboard WITH the hashtag #firstdayfaces.
The prize: You can win a $250 gift certificate from GetSkiTickets, a $250 gift certificate from Liftopia, a $250 gift voucher from skis.com or snowboards.com, gift vouchers from Ski Ring, prizes from snowboardrug and a stylized Ski Utah multifunctional headgear gift from Buff.
The contest runs from Monday, December 5, 2016 through Tuesday, February 28, 2017. Your photo will be posted on this Gallery.
Bring A Friend Challenge
Know someone who you think would skiing or snowboarding? Take the Bring a Friend Challenge and you could win awesome prizes from HEAD, Burton, Elan/Alpina, Rossignol, Lange, Seirus, Polarmax, Krimson Klover and Zeal Optics. The Challenge starts December 5, 2016 and runs through February 28, 2017.
How to enter:
Step 1) Help a newcomer sign up for a beginner lesson or lessons from a professional instructor. That makes YOU an Ambassador of Snow Sports.
Step 3) Make sure you send in a receipt for the beginner lesson(s) as requested.
You can enter more than once as long as you invite and help a different newcomer each time.