On the Hill video report: GoPro Mountain Games get going
June 7, 2013
Today’s activity: Watching slopestyle freeriders at the GoPro Mountain Games.
Conditions: The GoPro Mountain Games slopestyle competition is one of the most high-flying events of Vail’s 4-day summer action sports spectacular, with a tough course that challenges freeriders though a variety of difficult features. Even Thursday’s practice rounds were exciting as riders felt out the jumps in anticipation of the big show, scheduled for 6 p.m. Friday.
Today’s weather: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. — National Weather Service
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Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the morning.