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Michelle Shuford Organization Representative skibumlong@aol.com 828-768-0120
Sara Clemons Sports America Representative sara@sportsamerica.com 800-876-8551 ext 125


Mar 16-Mar 23, 2019

Palmetto Ski & Outing Club

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Trip Details

Join your fellow club members for an incredible trip to Banff, Alberta Canada. Complete this registration now to secure your spot!

Full Package $899 USD per person

  • 7 nights lodging in superior rated hotel rooms at The Banff Ptarmigan Inn.
  • 5 day Ski Big 3 lift ticket good at Lake Louise, Mt Norquay & Sunshine.
    • Alternate ski day options available.
    • Senior lift discount available (65+)
    • Discounted sightsee passes for non skiers available
  • Ground transportation from Calgary to Banff
  • Complimentary ROAM bus passes
  • Complimentary Whyte Museum & Banff Upper Hot Springs passes for each guest who purchases 3+ day lift ticket

Trip Options

  • Travel Protection
  • Upgrade to a private room
  • Discounted rental equipment

Trip Leader: Michelle Shuford skibumlong@aol.com

Personal Information

Participant Name and Email
Please use your common name as it should appear on room lists, correspondence, etc.
If we need your legal name (for air travel purposes) we will request it in the Airfare portion of the registration process.
First Name:
Last Name:
Email Address:
Verify Email:
On-Trip Alerts
Your group leader may send messages during the trip itself regarding trip logistics (such as buses departing, event reminders, etc). You can receive these by text (preferred) or email. If your cell phone plan charges for text messages, standard text messaging rates apply. You will not receive messages after the trip has completed.
Alerts by
I prefer email
3 digit
Area Code
7 digit
Phone Number
No spaces or dashes please!
U.S. phone numbers only. For international guests, please use email option.
Contact Information
Cell Phone:
Alternate Phone:
IF we are issuing air on your behalf, the TSA requires we provide your date of birth.
Street Address:
City, State Zip:
Emergency Information
On-site Emergency Contact (someone on the trip - optional)
** If no one on-site qualifies as an emergency contact, leave blank and a trip leader will fulfill that role.
Phone / Relation:
Home Emergency Contact - REQUIRED
Please list a contact not attending this trip.
Medical Details
Providing medical information is optional.

By providing information in this section you attest that this information is accurate and grant permission to Sports America and Authorized Trip Directors to share it with medical personnel if you are personally unable to do so.

Information provided here is visible to Sports America staff and Authorized Trip Directors however, by default, it is not visible. It is intended to be seen only in the event of an emergency. If this information is viewed you will be notified by email of when and by whom. Staff are informed of this notification before the information will be shown.
Chronic Conditions
* Prescription or over-the-counter that may be important to medical staff:
Provider Name:

Lodging Selection

The Ptarmigan Inn
The Banff Ptarmigan Inn offers convenient hotel accommodations. Each room boasts Mountain Luxury beds with Down Duvets, as well as complimentary wireless internet access. Standard hotel coffee and soaps have been upgraded with locally produced products. The Carumba! Resturante located onsite offers an award winning dining experience. Banff Ptarmigan Inn, located just a 1 minute walk from the shops and restaurants in downtown provides convince to the varied activities in Banff, and also offers a free evening shuttle for convenient access to Banff's nightlife. Other amenities include free underground heated parking, common area sauna, indoor hot tubs and steam room, as well as ski lockers. All lodging is based on double-occupancy, two guests per bedroom. Single supplement options (your own room) are available.
Please make your selection:
  • (Trip Default)
    Limited Space: 8 spots remain.
  • Single Supplement Option, in the above lodging selection:
    Select if you prefer a private hotel room
Please indicate if you would prefer your own bed or if you will be sharing a bed.
Note: In some instances we cannot guarantee your selection.
Bedding Preference
Roommate Preference:

Lift Selection

Package includes a 5 day adult lift pass. Alternate number of ski days, and senior discounts are available.

Banff is an Ikon Partner resort. If you wish to purchase an Ikon Pass, please click here.
Participants who purchase their epic pass at this site will receive a lodging discount & be able to deduct the value of the lift tickets.

Please make your selection:
  • (Trip Default)

Airfare Selection

Please make your selection:
  • (Trip Default)
  • Limited Space: 1 spots remain.
    Group Air via United
    16MAR19 UA 6082 W GSP/IAH 7:00AM 8:32AM
    16MAR19 UA 2393 W IAH/YYC 9:35AM 1:05PM
    23MAR19 UA 1607 S YYC/IAH 1:58PM 7:03PM
    23MAR19 UA 6160 S IAH/GSP 7:50PM 11:02PM

    Subject to carrier imposed schedule changes.
Please also provide your Legal Name:
If we are issuing airline tickets on your behalf, TSA rules require your ticket and photo identification are an identical match, including middle name/initial if present. If your legal name shown on your photo ID is different from the name provided above please specify here:
Legal First Name:
Legal Middle Name or Initial (as shown on your photo ID), if applicable:
Legal Last Name:
Would you like to provide frequent flier information?:
If you are a member of a frequent flier program that matches the carrier of your flight itinerary, please provide your program number. We will include the information when ticketing to ensure your receive credit for the trip.
Frequent Flier Carrier:
Frequent Flier Number:
Do you have a TSA Precheck number?
TSA Pre✓ allows low-risk travelers to experience expedited, more efficient security screening at participating U.S. airport checkpoints. This requires an application and pre-approval process conducted by the Transportation Security Administration - it is not a service provided by Sports America (or any travel provider).

Note: Most travelers do not have a TSA Precheck number.
TSA Precheck Number:

Ground Transportation Selection

Please make your Selection:
  • (Trip Default)
  • No deduction available for not using group transfer

Club Membership

Membership Dues Only members of the Palmetto Ski & Outing Club (PSOC) or a Crescent Ski Council affiliate club may attend. If you are not currently a member of the PSOC or Crescent-affiliated club you must add the appropriate membership to your package. Current members of a Crescent Ski Council affiliate club may participate on the trip by paying a $1 reciprocity fee, simply select the correct option below and send the trip leader confirmation of membership. By joining you will receive email notification of club activities. You will be able to take advantage of trips, events, and social activities sponsored the Palmetto Ski & Outing Club and Crescent Ski Council.

Membership period is from September 1st to August 31st
New Members:By purchasing PSOC membership at this time you I do hereby absolve, release and waive any and all liability claims or demands against The Palmetto Ski and Outing Club and its officers, directors, and each and every member thereof, which may arise of or be related to any injury, damage, or particular loss to me or any member of my family, by reason of such club membership and participation in club sponsored meeting, event or activity.
Please make your selection:
  • Membership with stated club will be verified.
Club Affiliation

Options and Activities

Package Activities
Sightsee pass includes resort shuttle, access to resort and a $12 food & beverage voucher to enjoy at the resort you choose to visit. ($39.00)
Sightsee Pass - Senior 65+ ($36.00)

Travel Protection

Protect Your Investment

Sports America Tours recommends that you purchase a Travelex travel protection plan to help protect you and your trip investment against the unexpected. The protection plan we recommend, 360° Adult Group Choice, provides coverage for Trip Cancellation, Trip Interruption, Trip Delay, Baggage Loss and Delay, Emergency Medical Expenses and Evacuation and more.

Travel protection is provided by TravelEx. Sports America representatives are not licensed insurance agents and are not authorized to answer detailed questions about coverage.

Should you have any questions or need to file a claim the following is helpful information:
Coverage Questions: Plan ID: ACGB-1217 1-888-574-7026 - 8:00am - 7:00pm

360° Group Choice Plan

Travel Insurance is underwritten by Transamerica Casualty Insurance Company

Plan Benefits

Coverage Per Person (up to the limits below)

Trip Cancellation

Up to 100% of insured trip cost (max $15,000)

Trip Interruption

Up to 150% of insured trip cost

Trip Delay

$1,000 ($250/day)

Missed Cruise Connection


Baggage / Baggage Delay

$1,500 / $250

Emergency Medical Expenses

$25,000 ($500 dental limit)

Emergency Medical Evacuation


Travel Assistance & Concierge Services*


360° Group Choice Rates

Trip Cost

Plan Cost per Person

$0 (excludes trip cancellation)*


$1 - $500


$500 - $1,000


$1,001 - $1,500


$1,501 - $2,000


$2,001 - $3,000


$3,001 - $4,000


$4,001 - $5,000


$5,001 - $6,000


$6,001 - $7,000


$7,001 - $8,000


$8,001 - $9,000


$9,001 - $10,000


$10,001 - $11,000


$11,001 - $12,000


$12,001 - $13,000


$13,001 - $14,000


$14,001 - $15,000


*Receive all other base plan benefits including $1,000 of trip interruption coverage.

Add $3/day for trips 31-120 days.

Please Note: The plan must be purchased at or before final payment, except for $0 Post Departure coverage, and you must be medically fit to travel at time of plan purchase. The travel protection plan premium is non-refundable after the 10 day review period.
*Travel Assistance & Concierge Services are provided by the designated provider listed in the Description of Coverage. Rates are subject to change. This is a brief description of benefits. For a summary of the plan details, including benefits, coverages, limitations and exclusions of the plan, please refer to the Description of Coverage. Travel Insurance is underwritten by Transamerica Casualty Insurance Company, Columbus, OH; NAIC #10952. Travelex CA Agency License #0D10209. 1530010
I have read and understand the Description of Coverage (new window), which includes a summary of the plan details, including the benefits, coverages, limitations and exclusions.

For full details please visit the TravelEx Website (new window).
PLEASE NOTE: By default your coverage is for the dates of this trip and trips costs based on the choices you just made on this registration page.

If you wish to cover expenses outside of this purchase - for example if purchasing your own airfare or extending your trip outside of the displayed trip dates - or make future changes that alter your trip price compared to what is currently shown you must contact your Sports America representative who will manually adjust your protection coverage accordingly.

Complete Registration

You must agree to the following terms and conditions in order to register:
Payment Policy:
Initial Deposit$600.00
Balance due Feb 1, 2019
Failure to make proper payments by the due dates will automatically be considered a
request to cancel and the stated cancellation policy will apply. VI, MC, AX, DS, Check or Money Order accepted. 3% fee added to all credit card payments. All returned checks subject to $25.00 service charge. All cancellations must be done in writing.

If paying by check, make checks payable to Sports America Tours and mail to:
Sports America Tours
120 Stony Point Rd, Suite 245
Santa Rosa, CA 95401

Cancellation Policy:
** All requests for changes, cancellations or refunds must be made in writing to the trip captain.
** All deposits are non-refundable unless a replacement participant is found; either by the person cancelling or from a waiting list.
**Cancelling individual may be reimbursed for the trip up to the amount paid less any unrecoverable expenses from vendors.

Terms and Conditions
RESPONSIBILITY: Sports America is responsible to the trip participants for arranging and providing all of the services,
accommodations, etc., offered as constituting the trip. Provided, however, that in the absence of negligence on its part, Sports America is not responsible for personal injury or property damage or loss arising out of the act of negligence of any direct air carrier, hotel or other person rendering any of the services being offered in connection with the trip. Sports America has made arrangements for your trip and has received confirmation from reputable airlines, hotels, ground transportation companies, etc. We fully expect, but cannot guarantee, that they will perform and execute their respective functions as confirmed.

INCLUDED ITEMS: All full package prices include lodging, lifts, airfare, transfers, travel protection, and taxes unless otherwise stated. Lift tickets and meals are included only as noted in the individual trip description. All pricing for accommodations is based on two adults sharing each bedroom.

LODGING: Lodging pricing is based on 2 adults per bedroom. Single occupancy of a bedroom is available at additional cost. Daily hot breakfast is included.

ROOMMATES/ROOM ASSIGNMENTS: Every effort will be made to accommodate roommate requests. However, confirmation will be conditional until roommate is confirmed. If we have to assign roommates, we reserve the right to make rooming changes as necessary. Rooms will be assigned at random by the hotel/lodge/condominium. Specific room locations cannot be guaranteed. The cost of rollaway beds is not included

I hereby appoint Palmetto Ski & Outing ("Club") to perform necessary acts deemed desirable in connection with planning and leading any ski trips or other social/activity function in my behalf. I understand that the Club acts as coordinator only and accepts no responsibility for the services of any person or agent, ski area, airline, motor coach, hotel or condominium, or any organization whatsoever rendering any of the services or accommodations being offered on any trip or activity. Ski trip and other activity fees are based upon current tariffs and are subject to change without notice. The Club accepts no responsibility in whole or part for any delayed departures or arrivals, missed plane or other carrier connections, loss, damage or injury to person or property, mechanical defect or failure of any nature howsoever caused, or for any substitution of hotels or common carrier, with or without notice, or for any additional expenses occasioned thereby.

We fully understand that the Club is a voluntary association run by volunteer Officers and Board Members who have no special or professional training in conducting ski trips and other activities. By participating, we do not rely on the expertise of any director, officer, activity coordinator or the agents of any of the foregoing. Delivery of goods and services as described is the responsibility of the contracted vendors.

Further, I realize that skiing and snowboarding, as well as many other outdoor activities, has innate danger that may result in physical injury or death. I acknowledge that these risks may be known or unknown. Since safety is directly tied to my physical ability and skill to participate in any sport. I hereby release the Palmetto Ski & Outing Club, its officers, directors, trip leaders and their agents, from any liability in connection with injuries or physical and equipment damages I may incur in relation to my participation in any event.

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