News on Chamonix
Mon 16 November 15, Chamonix, France
The 2016 winter season is ramping up as athletes around the world begin to prepare for the Freeride World Qualifier (FWQ) and Freeride Junior Tour (FJT) by Dakine. Riders will battle it out on the FWQ and FJT against aspiring freeriders of all ranks in over 100 competition events all over the world.
Sun 25 January 15, Chamonix, France
THE FREERIDE WORLD TOUR HELD 1ST COMPETITION OF THE SEASON IN CHAMONIX-MONT-BLANC TODAY
Fri 23 January 15, Chamonix, France
CHAMONIX-MONT-BLANC EVENT IS CONFIRMED FORTHE SWATCH FREERIDE WORLD TOUR 2015 BY THE NORTH FACE.
Wed 17 December 14, Chamonix, France
This year’s tour starts in the cradle of freeriding, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc on January 24th and ends with the 20th edition of Xtreme Verbier on March 28th.
Wed 17 September 14, Chamonix, France
The countdown has begun for SWATCH FREERIDE WORLD TOUR 2015 BY THE NORTH FACE® (FWT). All of the world class athletes who will be battling the lines of the prestigious tour have been confirmed and have now stepped into preparation mode.
Sun 24 August 14, Chamonix, France
Freeride World Tour 2015 preseason updates Men’s and women’s categories at every event, exciting new venues, and the biggest prize purse yet highlight the upcoming season.
Wed 09 April 14, Chamonix, France
The SWATCH FREERIDE WORLD TOUR BY THE NORTH FACE® (FWT) is entering a new exciting phase in 2015, with a comprehensive calendar including two great new venues officially announced.
Mon 27 January 14, Chamonix, France
What a show! The best competition of the four years of existing Junior events, according to race director Cyril Neri.
Sun 26 January 14, Chamonix, France
TODAY THE BEST SKIERS AND SNOWBOARDERS MET FOR THE SECOND STAGE OF THE SWATCH FREERIDE WORLD TOUR BY THE NORTH FACE!
Sat 26 January 13, Chamonix, France
At the second stop of the SWATCH FWT TOUR 2013 the international field of elite athletes threw down a spectacular show on the Tête d'Arp!
Tue 17 January 12, Chamonix, France
Big mountain legend and Quiksilver snowboarder James Stentiford killed it on the Freeride World Tour last year.
Sun 23 January 11, Chamonix, France
The Frenchman starts off where he finished last season, and takes the Nissan Freeride de Chamonix in the first stage of the Freeride World Tour 2011
Mon 01 February 10, Chamonix, France
The only Briton on the line up, James Stentiford, had a very fluid and fast run, with full control down the icy part of the face, giving him the third place of the podium
Fri 01 January 10, Chamonix, France
It's been a good snowy Christmas in France. Even if the temperatures last week were higher, the French mountains have still received good snowfall. Chamonix has topped Europe’s snowfall tally for the past seven days with a 103cm (3.5 feet) accumulation.
Tue 17 February 09, Chamonix, France
Everything was in place for the amazing show: sunshine, low temperatures, cold snow, a spot loved by the locals, the ‘Hôtel du Brévent’ – 400 vertical meters on a steep slope facing east – and 92 riders anxious to reveal their talent taking on the face!
Wed 27 February 08, Chamonix, France
No fresh snow, and things aren't going exactly as planned but the riders are making the best of conditions as they trek across the alps in the latest leg of the Big Mountain Pro
Mon 25 February 08, Chamonix, France
Watch the event as in unfolds this week on this website. Coverage starts daily at 4pm CET/3pm GMT
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