Steve Young on skis? True.
Young will lead a host of pro football players in a day of skiing at Snowbird for the 12th annual NFL Celebrity Benefit for disadvantaged and handicap skiers.Among the players joining the 49ers star will be teammates Gary Anderson, Tim Hanshaw, Greg Clark and Junior Bryant, along with Luther Elliss of the Dallas Cowboys.
The day will start with a public ski race at 10 a.m. Registration will begin at 9:30 a.m. Participants will have the opportunity to race two times against their favorite NFL player. Cost is $40 per person and includes registration, lunch, all-day lift ticket and race. Lunch will be from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Other activities include a silent auction on the Plaza Deck from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and a reception/
dinner in the Cliff Ballroom. Cost of the dinner is $100 per person. All proceeds go to the Snowbird Disabled Ski Program. Auction items will include a football, jerseys and the use of a 1998 Saab 900 for one year. For information call 801-933-2110.