Jones Backcountry Adventure Grant for Splitboarders
October 1, 2018 – November 30, 2018

The Jones Backcountry Adventure Grant, sponsored by Jones Snowboards and the American Alpine Club, will be awarded to a splitboard-specific expedition that’s heavy on exploration and big on adventure.

If you follow Jeremy Jones, you’ll have a leg up on the competition in terms of knowing what criteria will be heavily valued: creativity, environmental consciousness, and a deep sense of exploration. And yes, Mr. Jones is a member of the selection committee.

Expeditions must be within North America and completed in 2019. First ascents or descents are considered equally with tours or traverses. In addition to a few other qualifiers listed on the website, unleash your snow-covered dreams because this grant rewards big thinking.

The full grant includes $1500, a Jones splitboard, skins, and a backpack. Female splitboarders can also apply for the Jones Live Like Liz Award, which honors the life and spirit of Liz Daley.The cash and product awards are the same.

Event Date
October 1 to November 30
Registration Closes
November 30, 2018
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