13 January 2019
Verbier Freeride Week
Week of freeride ski and snowboard qualifying competitions for the FWT
Freeride World Qualifier (FWQ)
This year for the first time, riders will have the possibility to compete on a 1* event the January 4th. Three 2* qualifier competitions will be held in Verbier between January 5th-11th, where freeriders from all around the world will compete. This full week of freeride competitions combined with a great program is a chance to score three early season FWQ results and will allow a number of rookie riders the possibility of entering the FWQ ranking and seeding lists.
Freeride Junior Tour (FJT)
The Freeride Junior Tour launches into the new season with 3000 young riders looking to make a name for themselves.
The competitions will take place during the Verbier Freeride Week the January 12th-13th.
There are 3 categories: U-14, U-16 and U-18.
There will also be a big freeride ski test and parties to ensure a great atmosphere over the whole week.