Media Center

Welcome to Sunday River's Media Center. Below, you'll find contact information, recent press releases, and links to additional media resources. If you can't find just what you're looking for, please shoot a message to Sunday River's Communications Department at communications@sundayriver.com. For all advertising and marketing-related questions, please email Nick Lambert, VP of Sales and Marketing, at nlambert@sundayriver.com

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If A Tree Falls In The Woods… Jump It

The O2X Summit Challenge Brings an authentic, rugged trail race with an eco-friendly twist to Sunday River Resort’s eight interconnected peaks

August 28, 2014

Sure, the Tough Mountain Challenge is great (and Sunday River Resort's pretty good at staging it), but the truth is, when it comes to obstacle course design, nature itself is second to none. That's the idea behind the newest event to come to Sunday River this fall, the O2X Summit Challenge, September 27, 2014.

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Summer Lives On At Sunday River Resort

Don’t get your skis out just yet, there are still plenty of ziplining, wife-carrying, and culinary adventures to be had!

August 20, 2014

The nights are getting cooler and the days are becoming shorter in the Western Mountains of Maine. Before you bail on summer entirely or head back to school, remember that Sunday River Resort is still offering plenty of summertime activities.

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Sunday River Resort Announces $5 Million in Capital Investments for 2014-15

Playing to its strengths, Sunday River boosts operational, events, and training capabilities, and cuts a new 10-acre glade

August 11, 2014

Sunday River Resort recently announced that it will benefit from $5 million in capital improvements for the 2014-15 winter. Last season, parent company Boyne Resorts invested $5.7 million in Sunday River, and with the upcoming projects, Boyne will have invested more than $40 million in the Newry, Maine resort since 2007.

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Enter to Win Your Wife’s Weight In Beer

Registration for the 2014 North American Wife Carrying Championship opens Monday, August 4

July 30, 2014

Registration for one of Sunday River Resort's 50 highly coveted couple spots  for the 15th Annual North American Wife Carrying Championship opens on Monday, August 4 at noon. The grand prize? Fame and a small fortune of beer, equal to the wife's weight, plus five times her weight in cash. 

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15th Annual North American Wife Carrying Championship on Saturday, October 11, 2014

Registration opens Monday, August 4, 2014

July 16, 2014

For a sport with Finnish roots, the North American Wife Carrying Championship happens to be one of Maine's hottest fall events, drawing thousands of spectators to Sunday River Resort, not to mention national and international athletes and worldwide media coverage each year.

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3,500 Athletes Take on the Mountains of Sunday River Resort

Sold-out Tough Mountain Challenge obstacle mud event scheduled for Saturday, July 26

July 9, 2014

On Saturday, July 26, 2014, 3,500 pre-registered racers will take to the snowless slopes of Sunday River to compete in the resort's fastest growing summer event-the aptly named Tough Mountain Challenge. 

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Events Race Into Sunday River Resort During the Month of July

July 2, 2014

Sunday River Resort kicks into event mode this month with the first Full Moon Dinner of the summer (July 11) and the return of annual crowd favorites, including the New England Forest Rally (July 18-19), the Northeast European Motorcycle Rally (July 24-27), and the Tough Mountain Challenge (July 26).

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Sunday River Resort Opens Summer Adventure Park Thursday with Addition of L.L.Bean Outdoor Discovery Schools

Retailer and resort partner to offer ultimate outdoor experience

June 23, 2014

Sunday River Resort opens for the summer this Thursday, June 26, offering a number of warm weather activities, including mountain biking, scenic lift rides, and zipline tours. Sunday River is also working with L.L.Bean Outdoor Discovery Schools for the first time ever to bring clinics, classes, and tours in kayaking, hiking, geocaching, stand-up paddleboarding, and archery to the resort.

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Summer at Sunday River Resort

Mountain destination to open its Adventure Park for the summer on June 26, 2014

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Jay 1 Fire Department Wins 24th Annual Firefighters’ Giant Slalom Race at Sunday River Resort

Proceeds from the Firefighters’ Race ($1,000) will be donated by Maine Adaptive Sports and Recreation, in partnership with Sunday River Resorts, to “A Lieutenant Walsh - Firefighter Kennedy Memorial Fund,” in support of both families who lost loved ones in last week’s Boston fire.

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