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Crested Butte pond skim

Fun times at Crested Butte on the closing weekend at the Colorado ski resort.

A young competitor reacts to the cold water after crashing during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
A young competitor reacts to the cold water after crashing during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Colorado College student Margeaux Settineri waves to the crowd after crashing during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Colorado College student Margeaux Settineri waves to the crowd after crashing during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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A competitor on a ski bike crashes during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
A competitor on a ski bike crashes during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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The stage was set for the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
The stage was set for the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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A competitor crashes during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
A competitor crashes during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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A competitor crashes during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
A competitor crashes during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Will Cameron of Gunnison slides across the first pond during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Will Cameron of Gunnison slides across the first pond during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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A competitor celebrates after making it across the second pond during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
A competitor celebrates after making it across the second pond during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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A young competitor crashes during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
A young competitor crashes during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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The crowd cheers for the competitors during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
The crowd cheers for the competitors during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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T.J. Hamilton of Crested Butte celebrates after making it across both ponds Saturday, April 5, 2014, while competiting in the pond skim at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
T.J. Hamilton of Crested Butte celebrates after making it across both ponds Saturday, April 5, 2014, while competiting in the pond skim at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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The crowd cheers for a competitor after he crashed during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
The crowd cheers for a competitor after he crashed during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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A competitor crashes during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
A competitor crashes during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Brooks Rhine, 9, of Denver crashes while competing in the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Brooks Rhine, 9, of Denver crashes while competing in the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Colorado College student Megan Masuret crashes between the two ponds while competing in the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Colorado College student Megan Masuret crashes between the two ponds while competing in the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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A competitor slides across the first pond during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
A competitor slides across the first pond during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Colorado College student Margeaux Settineri crashes during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Colorado College student Margeaux Settineri crashes during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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A competitor crashes during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
A competitor crashes during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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A competitor crashes during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
A competitor crashes during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Josh Matalus, 14, of Colorado Springs crashes at the edge of the first pond Saturday, April 5, 2014, while boarding in the pond skim competition at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Josh Matalus, 14, of Colorado Springs crashes at the edge of the first pond Saturday, April 5, 2014, while boarding in the pond skim competition at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Gregory Gull of Crested Butte crashes during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Gregory Gull of Crested Butte crashes during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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The judges hand out their scores during the pond skim competition Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
The judges hand out their scores during the pond skim competition Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Manni Ragin, 12, of Crested Butte crashes during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Manni Ragin, 12, of Crested Butte crashes during the pond skim Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Crested Butte during the resort's final weekend of the season. Resorts across Colorado are celebrating the end of another season with events. Monarch Mountain hosts Kayaks on Snow Saturday, April 12, 2014, and Copper Mountain will hold it's Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest on Sunday, April 13, 2014, just to name a few. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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