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January 29, 2013
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Vertical drop raises funds for CDA

Colorado Discover Ability is hosting a Vertical Ski Challenge to raise funds for their operations, which provide outdoor recreation opportunities for disabled adults, children and veterans.

The challenge will go down Saturday, Feb. 2 at Powderhorn Resort on the Grand Mesa. The participant who skis or boards the most vertical feet will win the grand prize, a $500 gift certificate to the Board and Buckle in Grand Junction.

A silent auction of various outdoor products will also happen Saturday, including two kayaks from Whitewater West in Grand Junction and a Never Summer snowboard. As well as various donations from Grand Valley businesses

To find out more or to enter the challenge, visit or call their office at 257-1222. Registration will also take place before the event Saturday morning at Powderhorn.

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The Post Independent Updated Jan 30, 2013 01:41PM Published Jan 29, 2013 05:52PM Copyright 2013 The Post Independent. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.