Ski Swap

2022 Liberty Mountain Ski Patrol Ski Swap!

Date: Sunday October 30, 2022

Location: SKI Center LTD, 19544 Luanne Drive, Gaithersburg, MD 20877

Early Consignment: Saturday October 29, 2022 (12pm-4pm)

Schedule

Day Before Swap (Saturday)

  • 12:00pm - 4:00pm: Early consignment drop-off - pre-register consignment items online (click here). Be sure to print and attach tags prior to arrival!

Day of Swap (Sunday)

  • 7:30am - 8:00am (by appointment): Day of swap consignment. Patrollers and guests may drop off consigned items. Pre-register consignment items online (click here), and select your appointment (drop-off) time. Be sure to print and attach tags prior to arrival!

  • 8:00am: Ski Swap Opens!

  • 3:00pm - 3:45pm: Unsold consigned items may be picked up. After 3:45pm, unsold consigned items are considered donations to the Liberty Ski Patrol.

  • 4:00pm: Ski Swap Concludes

Instructions

ALL consignment paperwork must be completed online! Detailed instructions are included in the link below. You will need to print out and attach your own equipment tags before you arrive.

Items with tags may be dropped off Sunday morning by appointment from 7:30am - 8:00am, but Saturday drop-off is strongly encouraged.

Online Consignment Registration - Click HERE!


What are the requirements?

  • 50 items limit per customer

  • Items cannot be more than 8 years old

  • Prices cannot be changed after items are checked in (whole dollars only)

  • Items cannot be removed once consigned until the pickup time listed above

  • Good quality ski, snowboard or snow sport related items

  • Winter sports items now accepted (ice skates, snow shoes and sleds)

  • Swap staff reserve the right to refuse damaged/obsolete items at check-in

  • Items without tags cannot be sold – please be sure to affix the tags carefully

  • You understand that all parties involved will not be held responsible for lost items.


If you have any additional questions please contact skiswap@libertyskipatrol.org.

What is accepted: Alpine and Nordic skis, poles and boots. Snowboards and snowboard boots. Ski and snowboard clothing, transport bags and cases, and racks. Winter sports items now accepted (ice skates, snow shoes and sleds).

What is not accepted: Out of date or damaged ski equipment. This includes old “skinny” skis and out of date bindings. (There are web sites that identify out of date bindings by manufacturer, such as this one).

Consigning equipment: All material to be sold must be checked in by the seller or their representative. The asking price is set by the seller. Follow this link for generating tags. No tag or forms will be available on site. All tags must be printed and attached before you arrive.

How much does it cost to sell an item at the swap: The Liberty Ski Patrol is a non-profit organization and is separate from the Liberty Mountain Resort. Commission is 20% (you receive a check for 80%) OR you may choose to receive 100% of your total sale as store credit at Ski Center Ltd. Under this option, Liberty Ski Patrol will still receive a 20% donation, however the entire value of your sale will be available to you as store credit to be used for any product or service at Ski Center Ltd. If you choose this option you will not receive a check.


The proceeds Liberty Ski Patrol receives from this event go directly to training and educational purposes. The members of the Ski Patrol are volunteering their time at the swap and are not compensated. Ski Center Ltd does not charge the Liberty Ski Patrol to hold the event. Items left at the swap are considered donations to the Liberty Ski Patrol and may be sold at future swaps with the entire proceeds going to the Liberty Ski Patrol.

Payment Methods accepted: The ski swap accepts cash, check, or credit card. There is a 2.7% additional charge for the use of a credit card.

Boot sizing: The ski swap uses the industry standard mondo sizing system. All ski and snowboard boots now use this sizing system.

Ticket information: Information attached to items is supplied by the seller and may contain errors. Check items carefully.

What are the terms of sale:

Items are sold as is with no warranty expressed or implied. Once the item is sold and leaves the area it cannot be returned. Check items carefully. Be sure they are complete, undamaged, fit correctly and that you accept the condition of the items. The Liberty Ski Patrol encourages purchasers to have ski and snowboard equipment checked professionally by a reliable ski shop. No tune-up or repair services are included with any items at the ski swap.

We look forward to seeing you at the swap !