The Audi quattro Winter Games NZ returns for its fifth edition from 25 August to 9 September 2017. Running 5 months prior to the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics, riders will collect both World Snowboard Tour and FIS points.
The 2017 competition schedule has extended to 2 weeks, moved a week later than previous years and sees the addition of a FWQ Freeride series for the first time at The Remarkables*, as well as the return of para-snowboarding with an IPC World Cup Banked Slalom at Treble Cone.
*subject to feasiblity
Snowboard competition schedule announced
Winter Games is delighted to announce that the 2017 Snowboard park and pipe events are returning to Cardrona and will be sanctioned at FIS World Cup and World Snowboard Tour International level:
1st – 5th Sept: FIS Snowboard Slopestyle World Cup
6th – 10th Sept: FIS Snowboard Halfpipe World Cup
A Snowboard Big Air event may be added later.