Christy Sports Partners Wth CSCUSA
SAM Magazine--Denver, Colo., September 18, 2013 – Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) announced that Christy Sports, a family owned and Colorado-based ski and snowboard retailer, is partnering with CSCUSA in support of the 5th and 6th Grade Passport Programs.
The CSCUSA Passport Programs introduce kids to Colorado’s winter sports by providing families access to 20 ski resorts. The 5th Grade Passport offers up to 60 days of free skiing and snowboarding at 20 Colorado resorts. Additionally, for fifth graders who are new to both skiing and snowboarding, First Class offers the chance for them to participate in a free beginner lesson including a day of equipment rentals. For sixth graders, the $99 6th Grade Passport offers up to eighty days of skiing and snowboarding at the same 20 resorts.
With roots in Colorado skiing and snowboarding retail dating back to 1958, and more than 48 locations in and around Colorado, Christy Sports is a natural fit for the state’s ski pass program. “Our industry leading kids Passport Programs are such a fantastic way for kids to learn their way around Colorado’s renowned resorts, develop confidence and enjoy our state’s spectacular outdoors,” said Melanie Mills, president and CEO, Colorado Ski Country USA. “Christy Sports is an ideal partner for the program and an ideal place to get your kids kitted out for the ski season ahead.”