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49ers, Olympians coming to Resort at Squaw Creek

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Olympians and past and present San Francisco 49er players, coaches and management combine forces for the 49ers Foundation’s third annual Celebrity Ski Classic today through Sunday at the Resort at Squaw Creek.

Phil and Steve Mahre highlight a long list of current and former Olympic

skiers who will be competing in the ski race. Other Olympians include Franz

Weber, Bonnie Blair, Debbie Armstrong, Daron Rahlves, Tamara McKinney, Brian Ivie (volleyball), Stacey Dragila and Marco Sullivan. They will race at 11 a.m. Saturday on a run adjacent to Squaw Valley Resort. Former 49ers John Frank and Randy Cross are a couple of past players who plan to compete.

San Francisco 49ers’ head coach Dennis Erickson, defensive coordinator Jim Mora, offensive coordinator Greg Knapp, associate head coach Greg McMackin, cornerbacks coach Al Simmons and secondary coach Brett Maxie will join several current 49ers players, including Jeff Garcia and Bryant Young, at the three-day event.

Former 49ers Super Bowl champions Eric Wright (1981, 84, 88, 89), Cross (1981, 84, 88), Keena Turner (1981, 84, 88, 89), Guy McIntyre (1984,

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88, 89) and Frank (1984, 88) are a few of the alumni players that will

represent the 49ers in the competition. Gary Plummer, Jesse Sapolu and Bill Ring.

There will be a reception and silent auction on Friday night and a dinner and live auction on Saturday night.