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Join UNH's Northeast Passage at its Winter Carnival/Ski-A-Thon at Attitash Bear Peak March 13

Contact: Sharon Keeler
UNH Media Relations

February 3, 2004

DURHAM, N.H. -- Join skiers and boarders of all abilities at Attitash Bear Peak for a day of fun, and raise money for a good cause at the same time.

Northeast Passage, a privately-funded program of the University of New Hampshire and an affiliate of Disabled Sports USA, is holding its annual Winter Carnival/Ski-A-Thon Saturday, March 13, 2004.

Raise a minimum of $125 and get free skiing for the day, along with lunch, après ski party, t-shirt and prizes. Team packages for four adults are $400 and family fun packages are $400 for two adult lift tickets and two children's lift tickets.

Top fundraisers will win such prizes as skiing and accommodation packages, backpacks, skis and snowshoes. Winners are determined by money turned in on or before March 13.

Sponsors for the event include Fire on the Mountain Ski & Sport of Dover, 100.3 WHEB of Portsmouth, and Völkl.

Register on-line at, or call 603-862-0070.