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Whistler Oakley Week 2017
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Sign-up for Whistler Oakley Week Feb 22 - 26

Skiing Whistler 2017

Spring skiing is in full effect, the mountain is loaded with snow. We’re talking 750 cm plus! That’s a hefty amount and just in time to provide us with some of the best spring skiing we could ever ask for. It’s time to make your way up the mountain and enjoy everything this ski season has to offer. 

Speaking of things to offer, back once again for 2017, supplying you with all the essentials to maximize your time and enjoyment on-resort and in the backcountry – It’s Oakley Week in Whistler! Come on out to the Roundhouse or Rendezvous to learn about Oakley products and sign-up to have some fun with events from a kick off party to a mini pipe challenge, this is going to be a good time.

Schedule of Events:

Oakley Goggle Demo

Feb. 22 - 26 | All Day

Pop by the Oakley Prizm Demo Center at The Roundhouse and Rendezvous to try out the latest Oakley Prizm lenses. This will be around all weekend so stop by at your leisure and test out some top-of-the-line ski gear

Oakley Kick Off Party

Feb. 23 | 9PM - 1 AM

The Oakley team invites you to kick off Oakley week with your favourite athletes at the infamous GLC bar. Come out to the free party and enjoy the sound stylings of DJ Cosmo Baker!

Peak 2 Peak Winter

Introductory Touring Clinic

Feb. 24 - 25 | Starts at 10AM

Oakley wants to give you and a friend the fundamentals to explore the backcountry. Hurry down because there’s only 20 spaces per day! Meet up at the Oakley PRIZM Centre in Mountain Square then the clinic will take place at the base of the Flute Bowl.

Gear provided:

  • Skiers - Skis, Bindings and Skins.
  • Snowboarders - Splitboard, Skins, Bindings, Retractable Poles.

Shred Bots Connekt 5

Feb. 24 | Starts at 11AM

Join Torstein Horgmo and friends for a new Connekt 5 Shred Bots video shoot. Come shred with the bots and see some of your hits in the latest Shred Bots edit. Located in the mini pipe it’s an open jam format for snowboarders only. Mandatory helmet rule is in effect, folks!

Skiing Whistler 2017 2

TOM GREEN'S SNOW JAM

Feb. 25 | Doors at 9PM

Not part of Oakley Week but happening at the same time is Tom Green’s comedy and hip-hop tour. Make your way down to the GLC on February 25th to watch an event that will either be terrible or the greatest thing you’ve ever seen. You’ll have to go to find out which it is. Get tickets here! 

Oakley Fresh Tracks

Feb. 25 & 26 | Starts at 6:45AM

You and a friend can join the Oakley Team for a mountain sized breakfast buffet at the Roundhouse Lodge. Then be the first to hit the slopes and enjoy fresh powder or perfectly groomed cat tracks with Oakley athletes.

Whistler Scenic Winter

Oakley Mini Pipe Challenge

Feb. 25 - 26 | 11AM - 3PM

Join the Oakley Pro Ski/Snowboard Teams as they shred the Oakley Mini Pipe in Blackcomb Terrain Park. Remember folks helmets are mandatory

Introductory Avalanche Clinic

Feb. 26 | Starts at 10AM

Oakley wants to give you and a friend the fundamentals to stay safe and survive the backcountry. Meet up at the Oakley PRIZM Centre in Mountain Square then the clinic will take place at the base of the Flute Bowl.

Register for an Oakley Week event! And book your spring ski vacation at Aava today!

Photos by Mike Crane

Posted by on Saturday, February 18, 2017