Get ready for monster bargains… A block party organized by pro skiers and snowboarders selling off their sponsor gear is hitting Vancouver this week.
The Locals Pro Sale on Wednesday and Thursday will be offering new and used gear at a discount of between 60 and 95% off the retail price.
All types of gear will be on offer, from hundreds of brands, including skis, boards, bindings, goggles, boots, poles, hoodies, beanies, backpacks, avalanche gear, gloves, and electronics.
The annual event promises to be bigger than ever, with an increased roster of pro skiers and snowboarders, as well as food trucks and live music.
The Locals Pro Sale will also be taking place at Whistler this weekend. Here’s a look back at the highlights from last year’s Locals Pro Sale:
Where: UBC – 2140 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver
When: Wednesday, September 21 and Thursday, September 22, from 9 am to dark
Where: 2001 Squaw Valley Crescent, Whistler
When: Saturday, September 24, from 9 am to 6 pm