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The North Face NZ Freeski Open Slopestyle








When : Wed, 27th - Fri, 29th August 2014
Where : Cardrona

 

Park & Pipe Schedule

THURSDAY 28th AUGUST

5:45am – Snow Report and Event Update - 03-4437007

8:30am – Slopestyle Training Open

9:30am – Men’s Heat 1 Qualification

11:45am – Men’s Heat 2 Inspection

12:00pm – Men’s Heat 2 Qualification

FRIDAY 29th AUGUST

5:45am – Snow Report and Event Update - 03-4437007

7:30am – Open Pipe Training

9:00am – Slopestyle Finals Training (competitiors only)

10:00am – Men’s and Women’s Finals

12:30am – Awards Presentation

SATURDAY 30th AUGUST

5:45am – Snow Report and Event Update - 03-4437007

8:00am – Halfpipe Training Open

8:30am – Men’s and Women’s Finals Best of Three

12:30PM – Awards Presentation

EVENT FORMAT

Qualification – Best of Two Runs

Finals – Best of Three Runs

LITTLE BIT ABOUT THE OPEN...

The Southern Hemisphere’s biggest freeski competition is set to celebrate its 10th anniversary in 2014 with The North Face® Freeski Open of New Zealand kicking off its park and pipe events from 28 – 31 August. The event will be updated on the Association of Freeskiing Professionals (AFP) calendar shortly.

Cardrona Alpine Resort will once again provide the competition venue for The Freeski Open of NZ; the resort’s world-class halfpipe and slopestyle course a familiar training ground for myriad Olympic and world cup medallists.

With the magnificent Southern Alps as a backdrop and the vibrant ski towns of Wanaka and Queenstown on the doorstep, The Freeski Open of NZ has a reputation for combining a high quality event with a laid back atmosphere and fun social schedule. We’re looking forward to welcoming back familiar faces from around the world for this year’s competition.

The schedule for The Freeski Open of NZ park and pipe events is as follows:

Wednesday 27 August – Bib collection and rider briefing. 3pm Noodle Bar, Cardrona Alpine Resort
Thursday 28 August – Slopestyle qualifiers
Friday 29 August – Slopestyle finals
Saturday 30 August – Halfpipe qualifiers and finals
Sunday 31 August – Weather day
Entry fee: $100 per discipline. Entries will be limited to 80 for halfpipe and 100 for slopestyle. We’ll let you know as soon as entries are open.

 

2013 Finals

2013 Qualifications

 


Contact : Adam Dooney 021 989 321
Website : http://www.nzfreeskiopen.com/
Category : Snowsports Snowsports > Freeski / Snowboard