News on Cardrona

New terrain park for 2014 at Cardrona, NZ

New terrain park for 2014 at Cardrona, NZ

Thu 06 March 14, Cardrona, New Zealand

The new park will be Cardrona’s fourth and will include a ‘triple jump line’ with jumps ranging from 16ft (5m) to 32ft (10m) in length (lip to knuckle) and some additional rails and boxes.

HIRAOKA AND KELLY CLARK WIN HIGH FIVE HALFPIPE!

HIRAOKA AND KELLY CLARK WIN HIGH FIVE HALFPIPE!

Fri 13 September 13, Cardrona, New Zealand

The second annual Burton ‘High Fives’ presented by MINI snowboarding competition, concluded today at Cardrona Alpine Resort in Wanaka, New Zealand with the climactic halfpipe finals. Burton riders, Taku Hiraoka (JPN) and winner of last year’s Burton High Fives, Kelly Clark (USA), took home US $10,000 each for their impressive winning performances in the 22-foot Olympic standard halfpipe.

SANDBECH AND ANDERSON WIN SLOPESTYLE AT HIGH FIVES

SANDBECH AND ANDERSON WIN SLOPESTYLE AT HIGH FIVES

Fri 13 September 13, Cardrona, New Zealand

The second annual Burton ‘High Fives’ presented by MINI snowboarding competition continued today with slopestyle finals at Cardrona Alpine Resort in Wanaka.

Burton High Fives Day 1 and 2 Recap!

Burton High Fives Day 1 and 2 Recap!

Tue 10 September 13, Cardrona, New Zealand

The second annual Burton ‘High Fives’ presented by MINI snowboarding competition kicked off yesterday at the new Highlands Motorsport Park in Cromwell, Central Otago, New Zealand with the first off-hill challenge, the MINI Track Challenge.

Burton ‘High Fives’ Confirms Olympic Hopefuls!

Burton ‘High Fives’ Confirms Olympic Hopefuls!

Thu 05 September 13, Cardrona, New Zealand

Sixty of the world’s top snowboarders are preparing to make their way to Wanaka, New Zealand for the second annual 2013 Burton High Fives presented by MINI snowboard competition!

Jenny Jones wins silver at winter games nz!

Jenny Jones wins silver at winter games nz!

Mon 19 August 13, Cardrona, New Zealand

Jenny Jones has an amazing result earning a silver medal in the winter games NZ slopstyle!

Watch the Winter Games NZ 2013 live

Watch the Winter Games NZ 2013 live

Wed 14 August 13, Cardrona, New Zealand

Watch the live webcast of the NZ Winter Games. With the Olympics coming up, all the major names will be competing hoping to qualify for the games in Sochi

Burton Announces 2nd Annual High Fives Contest!

Burton Announces 2nd Annual High Fives Contest!

Mon 12 August 13, Cardrona, New Zealand

Burton Snowboards announced today that the second annual 2013 Burton High Fives presented by MINI snowboard competition will take place at Cardrona Alpine Resort in Wanaka, New Zealand from September 8th – 13th.

Entire 2010 Olympic podium for Snowboard World Cup

Entire 2010 Olympic podium for Snowboard World Cup

Thu 08 August 13, Cardrona, New Zealand

British stars will feature heavily in the Halfpipe and Slopestyle events which see Aimee Fuller, Jenny Jones, Katie Ormerod, Dom Harrington, Louise Courtier-Jones and Ben Kilner all take to the slopes!

New Zealand Ski Season Sees Record Snowfall!

New Zealand Ski Season Sees Record Snowfall!

Mon 24 June 13, Coronet Peak , New Zealand

New Zealand's ski season kicked into gear this weekend with huge snowfalls that have led to the best conditions in living memory!

Aono and Clark take gold at the FIS Half Pipe!

Aono and Clark take gold at the FIS Half Pipe!

Tue 28 August 12, Cardrona, New Zealand

Japan’s Ryo Aono blitzed the men’s field with the two highest scores of the day while USA’s Kelly Clark claimed the women’s title at the FIS Snowboard Halfpipe World Cup finals at Cardrona Alpine Resort, today.

World Cup athletes ready to impress!

World Cup athletes ready to impress!

Mon 20 August 12, Cardrona, New Zealand

With the Summer Olympic athletes resting from their recent achievements it is time for the winter snow sports professionals to take centre stage for the FIS Snowboard and Freestyle Ski Halfpipe World Cups at Cardrona Alpine Resort this week.

Tourists to Benefit from NZ One Pass Co-operative

Tourists to Benefit from NZ One Pass Co-operative

Thu 26 April 12, Cardrona, New Zealand

Tourists are set to be the big winners now eight of New Zealand’s top ski fields have joined forces to create the largest commercial ski network in the country.

Winter Games NZ snowboard slopestyle results

Winter Games NZ snowboard slopestyle results

Sun 21 August 11, Cardrona, New Zealand

The ninth day of competition at the 100% Pure New Zealand Winter Games saw some of the world's top ranked freestyle snowboarders battle it out under picture perfect blue skies at Snow Park

NZ Burton 2011 Results

NZ Burton 2011 Results

Mon 15 August 11, Cardrona, New Zealand

The first 5*TTR competition of the new season, the Burton New Zealand Open, was held at the weekend. Mark McMorris and Jamie Anderson win the slopestyle and Kelly Clark and Ryo Aono win the halfpipe

The Fins finish the Junior World Champs in style

The Fins finish the Junior World Champs in style

Tue 31 August 10, Cardrona, New Zealand

Peetu Piiroinen and Enni Rukajarvi win the Big Air, the final event in the 2010 FIS Junior World Championships in New Zealand

Junior Snowboard Halfpipe World Champions Crowned

Junior Snowboard Halfpipe World Champions Crowned

Wed 25 August 10, Cardrona, New Zealand

Cilka Sadar of Slovenia and Taku Hiraoka of Japan were today crowned Junior Snowboard Halfpipe World Champions in an exciting day of competition at Cardrona that also saw New Zealand earn its first medal of the Championships.

Halfpipe qualifiers at the Junior World Champs

Halfpipe qualifiers at the Junior World Champs

Tue 24 August 10, Cardrona, New Zealand

Over 80 young snowboarders today took on the massive 22ft halfpipe at Cardrona in a bid to earn a prized spot in tomorrow’s semi finals and an opportunity to ride for the 2010 Junior World Championship title

FIS Junior World Championships prepares

FIS Junior World Championships prepares

Mon 16 August 10, Snowpark, New Zealand

Over 300 of the world’s elite junior snow sports athletes will arrive in Lake Wanaka this week to compete in the inaugural FIS Snowboard & Freestyle Junior World Championships which runs from 19-31 August.

Burton New Zealand Open 2010 Halfpipe results

Burton New Zealand Open 2010 Halfpipe results

Mon 16 August 10, Cardrona, New Zealand

The eighth annual Burton New Zealand Open Halfpipe finals took place under blue bird skies today at Cardrona Alpine Resort with Iouri Podladtchikov (SUI) taking first place in the men’s event and Kelly Clark (USA) winning the women’s competition