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Whistler's Junior Freeski Challenges


These IFSA events challenge competitors to shred big mountain terrain, while judges score them based on style, control, technique, fluidity and line choice. 

Regional Event Information


REGIONAL EVENT INFORMATION

Event Schedule

Judges, in consultation with Whistler Blackcomb Ski Patrol weather forecasters, will post any changes to schedule and/or venues on this web page daily.

AGE GROUP  DATE   EVENT DETAILS  DISCIPLINE  ENTRY FEE  FORMS COMPLETE RESULTS
12-14 & 15-18  January 7  Qualifying  Ski Only  $50 CAN  Start Order  View Results
U12 (9-11)  January 8   1 Run Contest  Ski Only  $30 CAN  Start Order  View Final Results
12-14 & 15-18  January 8  Finals      Start Order  

Proposed Venue Details 

  • All athletes must have a Whistler Blackcomb Waiver signed by a Parent or Legal Guardian (not coach) prior to their competition runs in Whistler. DOWNLOAD EVENT WAIVER
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Online Registration
Full Video

January 7&8, 2017 - Raw video footage of the event.

National Event Information


NATIONAL EVENT

Judges, in consultation with Whistler Blackcomb Ski Patrol weather forecasters, will post any changes to schedule and/or venues on this web page daily.

Format and Rules 2017

Schedule

Proposed Venue Details 

Venue Pictures: The Bite (Qualifying)    The Couloir (Tentative Finals)

  • All athletes must have a Whistler Blackcomb signed by a Parent or Legal Guardian (not coach) prior to their competition runs in Whistler. DOWNLOAD EVENT WAIVER
  • Athletes must submit a completed at Registration.DOWNLOAD ATHLETE PROFILE
  • Don't forget that the bib deposit is $40 cash at registration.
DATE EVENT SCHEDULE  Categories FORMS COMPLETE RESULTS
March 16 Mandatory Athlete Meeting - Inspection and Training  All Categories  N/A  N/A
March 17 Qualifying  Female/Male 12-14 Ski and Snowboard Start Order   View Results
March 18 Qualifying  Female/Male 15-18 Ski and Snowboard  Start Order  View Results
March 19 Finals - 930 inspection 1030 Finals 
 All Categories Start Order  View FINAL RESULTS

Prizing thanks to Whistler Blackcomb and its sponsors

Check out the 2014 photos by Coast Mountain Photography - View Photos

Registration Information - NATIONAL EVENT ONLY


NATIONAL EVENT ONLY

Registration for this event will be through the International Free Skiers Association (IFSA) website and will take place for the March 20176 event as outlined below:

Pre-Qualified Registration

                Wed, Dec 7th, 6:00pm PST - Opens
                Fri, Dec 9th, 10:59pm PST - Closes

Quota Registration

                Sat, Dec 10th, 6:00pm PST - Opens
                Mon, Dec 12th, 10:59pm PST - Closes

Open Registration

                Friday, December 17th, 6:00pm  PST – Opens
Sunday, March 12th, 11:50pm PST - Closes (unless sold out earlier)

As noted above, once Pre-Qualified and Quota athletes, as determined by the IFSA, have had an opportunity to register, all other athletes will be able to register for the remaining spots during the Open Registration time frame

PRICING:

$145.00 CAN (includes all tax and registration fees)
*Refunds: Full refund up to 30 days prior to the event (February 14)
$25 Admin Fee charged for refunds requested 2-29 days prior to event (Feb 15 - March 15)
No refunds given with less than 24 hours notice (March 16)

Discounted Lift Tickets for Athletes and Coaches will be available as follows:

Adult: $65/day if you buy 4 days
Youth: $55/day if you buy 4 days
Child: $35/day if you buy 4 days.

If you choose to buy less than 4 days the price is
Adult: $79/day
Youth: $62/day
Child: $40 /day

***New for 2017 - Coaches single day tickets will be available for zero cost at a ratio of 1:6 (no exceptions) otherwise, the above ticket pricing is available

Discounts will also be available for family members at:

Adult: $92/day
Youth: $78/day
Child: $46/day

These will only be available at scheduled athlete meetings, March 16 and 17, 2017. Information on times and locations of these meetings can be found in the athlete information on the schedule and results tab.

Accommodation


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JUNIOR FREESKI CHALLENGE Accommodations
Save up to 25% off Lodging
Valid dates: March 16 - 19. To book call Toll Free 1-888-403-4727 or book online Learn More
Jr Freeski
*Percentage of savings is based on 2 adults sharing a hotel room. Valid dates are March 16 - 19, 2017. Offer is subject to availability at time of booking and may change without notice. Taxes and fees are extra. Minimum night stays, weekends rates and/or other restrictions may apply.

IFSA Rules


Full rules and information found on the IFSA website:

VIEW FREESKIERS WEBSITE