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2018 Western Ski Cross Series

Sunridge, Edmonton, AB, 12-14 January 2018

Tabor, Prince George, BC, 9-11 February 2018

Lake Louise, Lake Louise, AB, 23-25 February 2018

Big White, Kelowna BC, 2-4 March 2018

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Ski Cross is an action packed event with skiers using a combination of skills competing head to head on a Cross Course with rollers, bank turns and jumps, all done with an attitude.

SKI CROSS OVERVIEW: Internationally, Ski Cross is governed by the Freestyle branch of the FIS (Federation International de Ski) and therefore the FIS Freestyle ICR is the rule book used to govern Ski Cross. The instructions and rules contained in this document are based on the rules of Ski Cross. Ski Cross was accepted under the Alpine Canada umbrella in June 2010 and is structured as a discipline of the alpine.

DETAILS OF THE SERIES
The series is an “open” series with a goal of encouraging new participants to the sport who, subsequently, could join existing ski clubs to train and compete in ski cross. Athletes who are members of alpine ski clubs may be recruited to participate but also members of the general public will be sanctioned under Alpine Canada with a “One Event Waiver.” They must sign the waiver upon registration for the race.
The Western Canada SX series in 2015-16 will take place in BC and Alberta. Locations and dates will be posted on calendar.
CLASSIFICATIONS / AGE CATEGORIES
The races will be set up in the following recommended age categories:
1. U18+
2. U16
3. U14
4. U12
EVENT FORMAT
Sample Two-Day Competition Day Schedule
Day 1 – Training Runs (starting @ 12noon Friday). Not required
Day 2 – Race #1
Day 3 – Race #2
** Documents, guidelines and event resources are available at: http://bit.ly/1rSAKNp 

Contact your local club for more information on Ski Cross racing and programs.



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