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Alyeska Resort, Girdwood, Alaska
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Dear U.S National Champions!
On behalf of the entire staff of Alyeska Resort, let me extend a warm
Alaskan welcome to the competitors, spectators, volunteers and organ-
izing committee of the 2007 Nature Valley U.S Alpine Championships.
We are delighted to host this year's event and our accomplished race crew
promises to make the 2007 U.S.Alpine Championships an outstanding com-
I would like to extend my best wishes to everyone for a successful and safe
2007 U.S Alpine Championships.
Let the competition begin! Sincerely,
Larry Daniels, Race Chair & General Manager, Alyeska Ski resort
Welcome to Girdwood and the 2007
Nature Valley U.S.Alpine Championships.
I know the residents of Girdwood and all of
Anchorage joins me in welcoming you to this
spectacular area for your competition.
Alaska is known for some of the best skiing
in the world.We are thrilled that Girdwood
again gets to host this prestigious event and
share our wonder and adventure with you. In
addition to the competition, I hope you’ll find
the time to experience the hospitality Girdwood
and Anchorage have to offer.
Recently,our city unveiled a new brand
designed to capture life in Anchorage. It includes
the slogan“Big Wild Life”sharing that Anchorage
is a place of wild abundance where visitors seek
majesty, residents exude a zest for life, and entre-
preneurs dream big. I’m confident you’ll experi-
ence that and more while you visit our area.
Good luck to all of the participants. I wish
you the best. Sincerely,
It is my distinct pleasure and honor to welcome
you all to this spectacular state and Mount
Each season in Alaska has its distinct wonders
and this is a beautiful and reflective time of the
year – we’re so happy to be able to share it with
Throughout life, I have been actively involved
in sports and appreciate that the f