orda21.jpgWilmington, N.Y. --- It's another Super Sunday, this Sunday, March 14, at Whiteface Mountain.  Come celebrate the luck of the Irish with "Shamrock" Sunday and the Whiteface Open, being brought to you by Viking Ski Shop. Adult lift tickets for the St. Patty's Day party are just $35, teens are $30 and juniors are $25.  Registration for the Whiteface Open will be held at the guest services desk from 8 to 10 a.m.  The cost is $20 and helmets are mandatory.   Competitors will be scored on their best of two slopestyle runs, then bracketed to race down the mountain's skier/boarder cross course.  Individual discipline and overall winners will be crowned.  After the Open the party will continue in the Cloudspin Lounge with music from Forthlin Road. Rossignol Ski and Snowboard is also presenting a demo day of ski and riding equipment from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Come to Whiteface Mountain to preview and demo full lines of the year's hottest new Rossignol gear! Whiteface boasts the East's greatest vertical drop, and was recently named to the Top Five Resorts in the East in SKI Magazine's Reader Resort Survey 2010. The mountain also received kudos for Après Ski Activities (No. 4), Scenery (No. 5), Challenge and Family Programs (No. 6), Lodging (No. 6), Overall Value (No.7), and Terrain/Variety (No. 8). Whiteface/Lake Placid also earned the distinction of being #1 in the nation for Off-Hill Activities for the 17th straight year. Finally, there's still great skiing and riding on Wednesdays with Why Not Wednesdays?  Present any empty Coca-Cola product and get a one-day adult lift ticket for only $38 at Whiteface and Gore Mountains.  Offer not valid with any other offers, programs, promotions, discounts, or frequent skier products. Limit one ticket per can. For more information on the Olympic venues and events, and for web cams from five locations, please log on to http://www.whitefacelakeplacid.com/.

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CONTACT:    Jon Lundin, ORDA public relations coordinator, (jlundin@orda.org) at (518) 523-1655 ext. 213