Arc’teryx King Of Dolomites is a freeride photo comp that will take place in San Martino di Castrozza from March 1-4, 2018. The competition sees freeriders (both skiers & snowboarders) from across the planet descend upon the Dolomites for three days to capture the best freeride shot. The comp is made up of a Pro and Open category. Pro is an invitational and teams are made up of one photographer to two riders, and judging criteria comprises action, landscape and composition.
Amateurs can enter to win an expenses paid (lift pass and accommodation) trip to King Of Dolomites, and a PRO Pass for the event by submitting freeride pics from the Dolomites by February 24. To enter use the hashtags #kod2018 and #KOD2018QS on Instagram and send your best three pics via WeTransfer to kingofdolomites.com/qualifying-stage-2018. Winners announced Monday February 26.
Press Release: 2018 ARC’TERYX KING OF DOLOMITES
The Freeride Photo Contest in the Dolomites combines stunning scenery with impressive powder turns and brilliant photographers. The result: mind-blowing shots.
The hunt for the best freeride shot is on: The 6th edition of the Arc’teryx King of Dolomites will take place March 1-4 in San Martino di Castrozza, in the Italian Alps. The Grand Finale of the Freeride Photo Contest attracts photographers, skiers, snowboarders and freeride enthusiasts from all over the world, pros and amateurs alike.
During the Grand Finale photographers and freeriders are split into two categories, PRO (invitational) and OPEN. Teams are made of one photographer and two skiers/snowboarders and they all have the same goal: get the best freeride photo of the Dolomites during those three days. Judges will assess action, landscape and photographic composition. Amateur teams can either register for the OPEN category or they can qualify to win a PRO TEAM PASS including accommodation and ski pass tickets.
How to win the PRO TEAM PASS:
1. Shoot your best freeride picture during your powder days in the Dolomites.
2. Post your shots until February 24, on Instagram with the hashtags #kod2018 and #KOD2018QS and send three of your best pictures as High-Res version via WeTransfer on kingofdolomites.com/qualifying-stage-2018.
3. The winner will be announced Monday 26 on kingofdolomites.com.
Arc’teryx King of Dolomites starts March 1 with a welcome day, followed by three full days of freeriding and photography. Don’t miss out King of Dolomites Party at the Ranch on Friday March 2nd, the freeride photo exhibition and the prize-giving ceremony on Sunday 4th at 4:30pm in the town center.
Find more details and full program of the event on kingofdolomites.com.
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