UMSBC Rail Jam

January 25, 2013
4:00 pm-11:00 pm

Southwest Residential Area

Room: "Beach" - lawn on west side of Southwest Residential Area

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
$20 for Competitors; Free for Spectators
Alec Tandara-Kuhns

It’s what you’ve all been waiting for, The UMass Ski ‘n’ Board Club is proud to announce the Third Annual UMass Rail Jam! Formerly known as the Metawompe Stompe, this season’s event will be held on Southwest Beach on January 25th 2013 marking the first weekend back second semester! This is set to be a huge event with 75 competitors duking it out for the top prize, and tons of goodies from our event partners!

This year we are partnering with Okemo Mountain resort to host our rails for the event. Okemo is set to provide a killer spread for us, and there will be hot tracks and music all night to keep the party going! 

Watching insane tricks not enough for you? Sidelining the event will be partners within the ski and snowboard industry with tons of swag to melt even the coldest hearts with hot cocoa and food available. Skiing and Riding, Music, Food, Giveaways, what’s not to love about this event?!

Make sure to check out our event partners who help us make this event possible including Vitamin Water, Competitive Edge and other local shops and restaurants. Without their help, we wouldn’t be able to host such a awesome party!

For Competitors: Registration will be FIRST COME FIRST SERVE the day of the event. Registration begins at 2pm and is $20. HELMETS ARE MANDATORY. Waiver forms will be available at the event. Practice will begin at 4pm, with competition heats beginning at 5pm.


For Spectators:
The event will begin at 5pm and go into the night. There will be tons of activities and games for down times in between heats, as well as hot cocoa and raffle tickets available for purchase. Make sure to stop by the partner tents for awesome giveaways and prizes! Parking will be available in Lot 33 across from the event and the visitors lot in lot 32. 

Make sure to check out for more information!


Directions and Parking: 

UMass Amherst Parking Lots 32 & 33 after 5:00 PM

Lot 32 is located in the Visitors Center
Lot 33 is located across the street from the event