STANTON FREERIDE by Ski Club Arlberg
25 to 27 February 2022
From February 25th to 27th, 2022, the STANTON FREERIDE Contest by Ski Club Arlberg will take place for the second time. Young freeriders will fight for important points on skis and snowboard at the 2** Freeride World Tour Junior Event in St. Anton am Arlberg. In addition to a thrilling contest on the face Rendl, there are more exciting program treats for everyone.
The youngsters ride fast & safe in the backcountry terrain and have long since outdone some of the old hands in freeriding. So now the young athletes can finally prove it again at the STANTON Freeride by Ski Club Arlberg and get together for one weekend to prove their skills on the Rendl on the day of contest.
Within the riders meeting on Friday afternoon all athletes will get the information for the weekend and at the same time also get to know each other better at the subsequent come-together.
Full of anticipation the 80 athletes hit the face up on Rendl on Saturday. To select the perfect line, fill it up with awesome tricks and get the important Qualifier Points will be the biggest challenge for the boys and girls.
On ski and snowboard the Juniors will compete in the categories U14, U16 and U18. A varied face with many different variations, jumps and line combinations with hopefully fresh snow is waiting and will tickle breathtaking tricks and daring lines out of the freeride elite of tomorrow.
After the award ceremony on the mountain, the fun continues for riders and guests in the village. Before the 'Legs of Steel' crew presents the latest project 'Long Days' at the Movie Night, the champions of the day will be celebrated again. The old and newly won friends will then be out and about with the Arlberg guides on the numerous off-piste lines on Sunday at `Explore the Arlberg`. The entire area of the Arlberg will be explored and the know-how about avalanches and danger in the mountains, as well as first aid basics will be refreshed.
Registration is open to everyone from January, 13th to 21st, be fast spots are limited. The movie night is open to the public.
Registration in all categories is open from 13 - 27 January 2022.
Everyone can register in the categories U 14, U16, U18 in the respective categories Men, Women, Ski, Snowboard - Only 75 starting places available.
Explore the Arlberg. The Guided Off-Piste Tour on Sunday (with avalanche awareness and first aid course) can be booked additionally - registration required.
Click here to register: tba
The contest will take place in the Rendl area, right next to the Riffler 1 cable car.
Sea level: 2130 m - 1930 m
Depth metres: 200
Average snowfall in cm: 150 cm
Take the Rendlbahn cable car to the top, past the snow park and then continue with the Riffelbahn. From there you can already see the event area. The slope next to the Face is open throughout the weekend and spectators have the opportunity to cheer on the Juniors.
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Friday, 25 Feb 22
09:00 - 16:00 Face and Safety Check
19:00 - 20:00 Riders Meeting
19:00 Come together : Winter delicacies, punch and fire provide a cosy atmosphere
Saturday, 26 Feb 22
9:00 - 16:00 Contest at Rendl
Followed by award ceremony at the Rendl
21:00 MovieNight: 'Long Days' by Legs-of-Steel and Must-Watches of the last years
Sunday, 27 Feb 2022
9:00 - 16:00 Alternate day for the contest in case of bad weather
9:00 - 16:00 Guided off-piste tour with avalanche awareness and first aid course