Industry Press Release

Next Week Chaos and American Ski Classic Dress the Best Skiers World Wide

03/19/2012

30th Anniversary Korbel California Champagne, Gold Peak, Vail, Colo., March 22-25th

Steamboat Springs, CO (March 15, 2012) — The CHAOS never ends in Vail!  Chaos and CTR- Chaos Thermal Regualtion is the Official Headwear supplier for American Ski Classic events. Specialty collector’s cap and beanies will be gifted to all athlete participants, staff and volunteers for the weekend. Chaos specialty hats can be found throughout the valley in Vail and Beaver Creek retail stores.

Join Chaos Headwear, top ski legends, sports and entertainment celebrities, and corporate America as they gather on the slopes of Vail Mountain during the 2012 celebration of the American Ski Classic presented by Korbel California Champagne, March 21-25th. This event combines the thrill of professional and amateur ski racing with an array of entertainment options for fans of all ages.

Mix with the Pros, toast with Korbel and learn about new trends in Headwear! Beanies are bold colors with snap, as well as low key and modern, with muted tones and reserved styles. Resort hats are luxurious and the kids lines are more playful than ever- with monkey’s monsters, animals and make believe characters.

The CTR collection of performance accessories is designed and built to meet the needs of today’s active lifestyle and exercise enthusiast.  The Evo Tech collection is equipped with a full Dri-Release wool lining helping to provide cold weather protection without weight, itch or static cling allowing for superior moisture wicking performance. Perfect for spring training. Styles like these are available thru out the Vail Valley, a complete list of retailers follows below.

Celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2012, the Korbel California Champagne American Ski Classic, will once again feature a full slate of on-hill competitions including the Conway Cup community team race, Volvo Legends Giant Slalom and the Korbel Ford Cup celebrity team racing and the Future Legends Race.

The festivities off the racecourse will be a great time as well, with the weekly Budweiser Street Beat free concert, Hold em for Hope’ benefit dinner and auction and the Legends of Skiing banquet.

The 2012 Korbel American Ski Classic will officially kick off Wednesday, March 21, with the Conway Cup Community Team Race.  In its sophomore year, the Conway Cup presented by Korbel is a community race featuring 40 four-person teams in a dual-format race. The winning team will earn entry into the Korbel Ford Cup, along with VIP access and gift bags. The second and third place teams will also walk away with American Ski Classic swag, like VIP bags, social invitations or VIP access. All proceeds benefit the Conway Family Fund.

Some of the greatest names in ski racing history, including Olympic, World Championships and World Cup champions will continue the festivities on Thursday, as old rivalries are rekindled in the Volvo Legends of Skiing Giant Slalom competition, followed by a special edition of the Bud Light Street Beat free concert series. The Legends will then take on the role of team captains for the Ford Cup celebrity team races, as the teams of five attempt to work their way through a two-day maze of head-to-head racing to emerge with the gold medal and a year’s worth of bragging rights.

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