The Freeride World Tour (FWT) 2018 calendar is out, and has expanded to 3 continents with new stops in Japan and Canada.
Press release: After a long summer season of anticipation, the FWT launched the official competition calendar featuring a completely revamped competition schedule for the upcoming season. This year, the FWT unveils two brand new locations for the opening events in Hakuba, Japan and Kicking Horse, Golden, BC, Canada – two legendary freeride destinations. Forty five riders in four categories – ski men, ski women, snowboard men, and snowboard women – will make the five-stop international journey. All riders will face a round of qualification cuts after the fourth stop in Fieberbrunn, Austria before arriving at the grand finale in Verbier, Switzerland in March/April 2018.
NEW – Hakuba, Japan – January 20-27, 2018
The Winter Begins
NEW – Kicking Horse, Golden, BC, Canada – February 3-9, 2018
Time To Get Rowdy
Vallnord-Arcalís, Andorra – March 1-7, 2018
Hold The Line
Fieberbrunn, Austria – March 9-15, 2018
Verbier, Switzerland – March 31 – April 8, 2018
The Grand Finale
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