Although there is still plenty of time to the big air event staged in Quebec City on February 20th, Local Organisers have started their construction phase for the ramp which will once again be build up right between two highways.
The up-coming season not only brings some new World Cup hosts such as Istanbul, Turkey but also a change in the contest format.
The 2014/15 FIS Snowboard Freestyle World Cup tour will feature a total of eight competitions taking place at five different World Cup venues, including the debut of a high-profile big air city event in Istanbul which will feature the biggest prize money in FIS Snowboard World Cup history.
Local Organisers of Snowboard Jamboree presented by Mazda in collaboration with Videotron Mobile can say “Mission accomplished” after a thoroughly successful event that ran from January 16 thru 19, 2014.
Christy Prior (NZL) and Maxence Parrot (CAN) clinched the penultimate slopestyle competition of the 2014 FIS Snowboard Freestyle World Cup tour which took place in Stoneham, Canada, today.
The last halfpipe contest of the 2014 FIS Snowboard Freestyle World Cup tour wrapped up with a Japanese freestyle show. The riders from the land of the rising sun dominated the finals at Stoneham, Canada, with a podium sweep on the ladies' side today underlining the importance of the event being decisive for some nation's Olympia selections.