Tonight’s Honda Ski Tour halfpipe event cancelled |

Tonight’s Honda Ski Tour halfpipe event cancelled

LINDSEY KRUSENsummit daily news

BRECKENRIDGE Friday night’s Honda Ski Tour halfpipe event at Breckenridge Ski Resort has been cancelled, according to Breckenridge Ski Resort communications manager Nicky DeFord. All in-town Honda Ski Tour events, including all musical performances, are still a go. DeFord cited poor weather as the reason for the halfpipe event’s cancellation. “You can’t have athletes 15 feet out of the pipe if there’s any wind,” she said. “It’s a safety issue.”DeFord said the halfpipe contest will probably be rescheduled for Sunday. Skiercross is still set for Saturday, but an updated schedule is still in the works. The revised Honda Ski Tour schedule is listed below: Friday, Feb. 2Competition Cancelled due to Weather Saturday, Feb. 3Peak 9 Skiercross (free event/lift ticket needed on the mountain8:00 a.m. Athlete Lift Access8:30-9:00a.m. Course Inspection9 10 a.m. Training10-10:15 a.m. Course Closed for Maintenance10:15 11 a.m. Time Trials11 -11:30a.m. Course Closed for Maintenance11:30 11:45 a.m.Dark Horse Heats11:55 a.m. ForerunnersNoon First Round Heats12:30 p.m. Semi Final Heats1 p.m. Consolation and Final Sunday, February 4Peak 8 – Halfpipe free event & viewing from base area 8:30 10:20 a.m. Halfpipe Practice10:20 10:30 a.m. Maintenance10:30 11:15 a.m. Heat No. 111:15 11:50 a.m. Practice11:50 noon Maintenancenoon 12:45 p.m. Heat No. 212:45 1:15 p.m. Practice1:15 1:30 p.m. Maintenance1:30 2:30 p.m. Finals2:45 p.m. Awards

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