New England Blind & Visually Impaired Ski Festival
Come enjoy an extraordinary big mountain skiing experience at the largest ski area east of the Rockies. From February 9 – 13, 2014 Maine Adaptive Sports & Recreation will be welcoming visually impaired (VI) and blind skiers, their guides and families from throughout the U.S. to the slopes of Sugarloaf Mountain Resort in Carrabassett Valley, Maine.
This festival is designed to create a unique social, recreational and educational experience for skiers of all levels. Skiers will have the opportunity to develop their skiing abilities on all levels of terrain with their own guides or qualified festival volunteers. Skills enhancement will also be available for guides from Certified PSIA Adaptive and experienced clinicians.