Do you know our Pros? Meet Julian Carr – Cliff Jumper Extraordinaire

Meet Julian Carr – 

Julian Carr is truly one of the best  – skier, businessman, activist and huge supporter of the Billy Poole Foundation.   Julian pursues life in a multiple of capacities between skiing professionally and CEO of Discrete, a  sports-oriented clothing company.  The man is always moving.  Julian is a mainstay in the action sports industry. From Warren Miller movies to setting world record cliff jumps, you can’t go a day without him popping up in a magazine in front of you or your social media news feed.

He’s received a ‘Photo of the Year’ award from Powder Magazine, won the prestigious Sickbird Award on the Freeskiing World Tour, and he holds two world records in cliff height. Julian serves as an ambassador for Protect Our Winters ( POW ) as well as The Climate Reality Project. Most recently, Julian founded a mountain running series, the Cirque Series, which is in its third season.

 

 

Meet Julian and take a few runs with him at the Billy Poole Ski with the Pros weekend.

Enjoy every second!

 

 

Remember, Applications due on January 19th for the EPIC *Free* Ski with the Pros Weekend

Just a friendly reminder that applications for Billy Poole Ski with the Pros Weekend are due by Friday,  January 19th (which is a week from tomorrow).

Click HERE to download an application

Please return your applications via mail (address on application) or to Fred Moodry Middle School or Anaconda High School.

The Billy Poole Foundation is proud to sponsor this FREE event for the students of Anaconda, MT.    For almost a decade, the Billy Poole Foundation had provided opportunities for children to get outside and enjoy winter activities.     Tickets, transportation, rentals, lunch are provided at no cost to the children.    All skill levels are invited!  Do not worry if you are new to the sport, give it a try!  We are here to help!

Lots of big smiles!

 

We’re honestly not sure who has the most fun – the Pros or the Kids!

Are You Getting Psyched??

2018 Ski with the Pro’s Weekend is just around the corner…

Are you ready for our 10th Annual Event?  This year is shaping up to be the best yet for the Anaconda’s School District’s skiers & boarders!  Oodles of pro skiers are headed to Discovery to spend time with Anaconda’s new athletes as well as the skiers and boarders they have built relationships with over the years.   Many of our initial participants are now Mentors!

Celebrate Billy with us!   It is a super fun weekend to ski and board with the best in the world.   An amazing time is sure to be had by all.

Billy Poole

Remember Anaconda peeps – Grades 6-8 ski on Saturday, February 3rd and Grades 3-5 on Sunday, February 4th.  Make sure your family has your gear ready, car gassed up and then head over to Ski Discovery.   Get your ski fix prior to the Superbowl!

Legendary skier Julian Carr and some of our little rippers

Share your favorite Ski with the Pro’s experience – we would love to hear it!

Movie & Silent Auction Fundraiser Event – 2016

Warren Miller Movie ~ Here There & Everywhere
and
Silent Auction Fundraiser

Date:  Friday – Nov. 4, 2016
Time:  7pm
Where:  Washoe Theater, Anaconda
Door Price:  Individual $5, Family $20 and 6 and under free

Warren Miller’s – Here There & Everywhere

Ski with the Pros Weekend @ Discovery Basin

Each year a group of extreme Pro Skiers and Snowboarders travel from around the work to Montana to ski with kids who are new to skiing and snowboarding to help inspire a love for winter sports.

This years event will fall on Feb 3 & 4, 2018.

Kids in grades 3-8 are selected based on their signup with the Billy Poole Foundation event Ski with the Pros Weekend. Grades 6-8 will ski on Saturday. Grades 3-5 will ski on Sunday.

Please print the form and return to c/o Billy Poole Foundation at 400 Maple St, Anaconda, MT  59711 by Friday, January 19, 2018.

Event Application Form 2018 (complete online, print and mail)

Some shots from our 2016 Event

BP Ski with a Pro Weekend – Ski Movie and Fundraiser: Volkswagen Presents -Line of Descent

Warren Miller Movie ~ Volkswagon Presens – Line of Descent
and
Silent Auction Fundraiser

Date:  Friday – Nov. 3, 2017
Time:  7pm
Where:  Washoe Theater, Anaconda
Door Price:  Individual $5, Family $20 and 6 and under free

Warren Miller’s – Line of Descent

Promo Video by Rachael Burks

This video shows some of the fun we’ve been having through the years bringing kids to the mountains to learn to ski and get stoked about being outdoors.  Thanks to Rachael Burks for the great edit and for all her bubbly enthusiasm for life.

2016 Movie & Fundraiser Event

Warren Miller Movie ~ Chasing Shadows
and
Silent Auction Fundraiser

Date:  Saturday ~  Jan 30, 2016
Time:  7pm
Where:  Washoe Theater, Anaconda
Door Price: Adults $5, Family $20 and 6 and under free

 

Warren Miller’s – Chasing Shadows

 

2015 Movie & Fundraiser Event

Warren Miller Movie, Pretty Faces Movie
and
Silent Auction Fundraiser

Date:  Saturday ~  Feb 7, 2015
Time:  5pm
Where:  Washoe Theater, Anaconda

Warren Miller’s – No Turning Back

Pretty Faces

Pretty Faces – The Story of a Skier Girl – Trailer from Unicorn Picnic Productions on Vimeo.

Billy Poole tribute by Philip Barribeau

Supporting ski programs for kids in honor of the ski legacy of big mountain skier Billy Poole