NASTAR Racing at Ski Cooper
NASTAR is the world’s largest known recreational ski and snowboard race program. It allows ski or snowboard racers of all ages and abilities, through a handicap system, a way to compare themselves with one another and with the national champion, regardless of when and where they race.
Ski Cooper participates in the NASTAR program as it is a great way for skiers and riders of all abilities and ages to experience the exciting action of racing. The race course is on Black Powder on the front side of the mountain and easily accessible.
NASTAR is a handicap-based program that accounts for each racer’s age and gender to level the playing field in awarding Gold, Silver, and Bronze medals. Each participant’s results are tracked and posted with NASTAR nationally and are accessible at NASTAR.com, and racers can qualify for regional and national competitions.