32 ladies and 57 men will enter the 950 metres long snowboard cross course in Veysonnaz for their penultimate race of the 2014 World Cup season today as the qualifiers for tomorrow's finals are set to kick off at 10:45 AM with the men.
As last discipline of the FIS Snowboard World Cup tour the international snowboard cross series will run its last races of the season in the up-coming week. On March 10 and 11, 2014, Veysonnaz, Switzerland, will host the single race which was cancelled last January. Just a few days later, on March 14 and 15, 2014, the SBX season's finals and thus the showdown for the Crystal Globes will take place in La Molina, Spain,
FIS Officials have found a way to reschedule the Veysonnaz, Switzerland, snowboard cross event which was canceled a few weeks ago. However, to avoid calendar clashes the FIS Snowboard Cross World Cup finals scheduled in La Molina, Spain, had to be postponed, too.
Due to the lack of snow to build a decent World Cup course, the FIS Snowboard Cross World Cup weekend in Veysonnaz, Switzerland, scheduled for January 17 thru 19, 2014, has to be postponed and will most likely take place in March with the exact date still to be announced.