By the Numbers: March/April 2003

By the numbers

22,000 number of skiers reported to have visited Vail on Friday, Jan. 3-the largest number of skiers ever to visit a U.S. resort in one day.

17,000 average number of skiers that visited Ski Cooper each month for the 2001-2002 season. Ski Cooper is located down the road from Vail, near Leadville, Colorado.

105 maximum miles per hour that men’s winner Casey Puckett reached on his fastest run during this year’s 24 Hours of Aspen event.

600 number of bananas eaten during the event by all the competitors combined.

169.47 number of actual miles skied by Puckett.