Kicking Horse Mountain Resort Events
HELLY HANSEN Wrangle the Chute – Freeride World Qualifier
March 26 - 29
Outlandish, Aggressive and Rugged… Don’t miss out on the ultimate Big Mountain showdown featuring big lines and some of the best noram pro-riders with a Kicking Horse twist!
KHMR is pleased to announce that Wrangle The Chute will be joining the IFSA/FWQ (Freeride World Qualifier), as a 4 star event alongside Taos (NM), Crystal (WA) and Crested Butte (CO) and only stop in Canada.
HELLY HANSEN presents WRANGLE THE CHUTE 4 Star Freeride World Qualifier on March 27 & 28, 2015 .
***ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! SEE BELOW***
NEW for 2015 Wrangle the Chute will now have two separate venues. DAY 1 will see the competitors for the first time ever tackle the terrain off of Terminator Ridge South into Super Bowl. A huge vewnue with lots of cliffs gullies and other natural features the line choices are almost endless. Day 2, riders will be dropping into “TRUTH and DARE” for the second year showing off their skills to the judges and competing for big CASH in front of a euphoric crowd. This terrain will provide competitors with an increased vertical drop, offering them the chance to explore unprecedented lines and start a new legacy while putting on a world class show.
Thursday, 3/26 – Inspection
Friday 3/27 – Day 1 Qualifiers – Terminator Ridge South into Super Bowl
Saturday 3/28 – Day 2 Finals – Terminator Ridge North (Truth & Dare)
Sunday 3/29- Weather Day
HELLY HANSEN Wrangle the Chutes being a sanctioned event, registrants will need a valid 2015 FWQ Athlete License in order to compete. This license is available throught the FWT website only.
Athletes will be selected based on their IFSA/FWQ points, accrued 21 days prior to the event. Non-seeded athletes will be accepted on a space available basis.
There will also be a highly limited number of wild card entries awarded to athletes who have demonstrated top level results in similar competitions or who have outstanding resumes in regards to athletic achievement.
Kicking Horse Mountain Resort is prowd to host one of Canada’s best DJ’s, the illest redhead on turntables: SKRATCH BASTID. He will be scratching some beats at the Whitetooth Grill to rock the most awesome Party of the year!
Over the past 15 years, Canada’s own Skratch Bastid has been spreading his skills and name around the world, one sweaty crowd at a time. What first started at DJ competitions like DMC, ITF, and Scribble Jam where he became a certified entertainer and show favorite has now affected the four corners of the globe, establishing him as a “DJ’s DJ” and a true master of the craft recognized by the best in the game.
Door open at 7:30 pm, for more informations click here.
At Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, we offer a wide range of accommodations to suit everyone. Choose from three large ski-in/ski-out lodges, comfortable town homes, luxurious 10-room boutique lodges or spectacular resort homes. To find out the details, just click here.
Check out Sigger’s (aka last year’s king of the Mountain) edit!