Kicking Horse Mountain Resort Events
HELLY HANSEN Wrangle the Chute – Freeride World Qualifier
March 27 - 28
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 .
For the second year, riders will be dropping into “TRUTH and DARE” 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
Saturday 3/28 – Day 2 Finals
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.
Check out Sigger’s (aka last year’s king of the Mountain) edit!