The Mountain Dew Vertical Challenge will be held On Saturday January 5th 2012 at Cranmore.The Mountain Dew Vertical Challenge is a fun and free event for all ages and abilities. There will be prizes, raffles and lots of Mountain Dew to sample.The Mountain Dew Vertical Challenge or MDVC began over 20 years ago as free casual ski & snowboard races. Skiers and snowboarders are divided into groups by gender and age and compete for gold, silver, and bronze medals. There are plenty of prizes given away throughout the day.Registration for the MDVC begins at 8:00am, races commence at 11:00am, and awards will be given around 2:30pm. T-shirts will be given out to participants (while supplies last) so don’t be late!