hero

Press Release

« All Press Releases

COLLEGE WEEK 2014: OFF-ROAD RACING BRINGS NEW HEAD-TO-HEAD CHALLENGE TO THE SLOPES

Eight 900-Horsepower Trucks Defy Conditions as Red Bull Frozen Rush Returns to the Northeast at Sunday River Resort

November 4, 2013

Newry, Maine (November 4, 2013) - Wrapping up College Week 2014 on the east coast, eight 900-horsepower off-road Pro4 trucks will race head-to-head in the snowy climate of Maine's renowned Sunday River Resort on Friday, January 10 for Red Bull Frozen Rush. As hundreds of local college students descend upon the slopes to ski, snowboard and party before winter break ends, eight professional drivers will test their skills against one another on uncharted territory for the first time.

Après Happy Hours in the Red Bull Show Hauler, exclusive tours of the off-road truck pit lanes, driver meet & greets and a Foggy Goggle dance party are all part of a fun week of festivities. Red Bull Frozen Rush is sure to make College Week at Sunday River a rev revvin' good time. 

WHAT:  Skiers and snowboarders will share the contours of Sunday River's North Peak with 4x4 racing trucks. These 900-horsepower machines will be blazing the trails, launching jumps and dodging slalom gates while controlling speed and outpacing their opponents.  The race will be a head-to-head, bracketed, single elimination format with two drivers on course at a time. Spectator positions available.

WHEN: Friday, January 10, 2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

WHERE: Sunday River, ME Barker Lodge/North Peak/South Ridge LodgeMany more activities are planned for College Week at Sunday River from January 5 - 10, 2014.

For more information and to book your trip, please visit www.sundayriver.com

For more information, images and a web teaser on Red Bull Frozen Rush 2014, please visit www.redbull.com/frozenrush.

###

LOOKING FOR RED BULL VIDEO AND PHOTO IMAGES?
Through the Red Bull network, hi-res video and still images are captured and made immediately available for editorial use for all media channels including television, film, print, mobile, and digital. The content is centrally located in the Red Bull Content Pool for media partners at www.redbullcontentpool.com. For more information, contact Kerri Holt (kerri.holt@us.redbull.com or 347-952-5367)

About Sunday River Resort-Located in Western Maine nestled amidst the Mahoosuc Mountains, Sunday River is the second largest ski resort in New England with 135 trails spread across eight interconnected mountain peaks. More information at sundayriver.com.

Contact: Darcy Morse (dmorse@sundayriver.com or 207-332-1107)

Follow us at Facebook.com/sundayriver,@Sundayriver and Sundayriver.com.