Freestyle World Cup Events at Cardrona

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Freestyle World Cup Events at Cardrona

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The recent announcement that Cardrona Alpine Resort in New Zealand will be hosting both the World Cup freestyle ski halfpipe and snowboard halfpipe in August this year has been greeted with much enthusiasm by the New Zealand snow sport community.

2011 Burton New Zealand Open

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Every snowboarder looks forward to the Burton Global Open Series that was established by Jake Burton, as it not only allows professional snowboarders to show off their skills but it also draws thousands of snowboarding enthusiasts to come support their favorite competitors. The Burton Global Open Series takes place across Europe, the United States, in Canada and in New Zealand. On the 12th and 13th of August the 2011 Burton New Zealand Open will be hosted at the Cardona Alpine Ski Resort, located between the Crown Range and nearby cities of Wanaka and Queenstown, kicking of the Burton Global Open Series.

Snowboard Big Air New Zealand

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As the name of the event suggests, snowboarders launch into the air from a massive jump, and while airborne attempt to perform tricks of varying degrees of difficulty, before landing safely. The action takes place in front of the base building at Cardrona, offering spectators an excellent vantage point. Date: Wed 24 August 2011 Venue: […]

Snowboard Cross New Zealand

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Taking place at Cardrona Alpine Resort, Snowboard Cross sees competitors racing in groups of four through a course consisting of turns, jumps and a variety of other terrain features. The top two of each group compete in the next round, in a series of eliminations until the winner triumphs. This is high speed action for […]

Ski Cross at Cardrona New Zealand

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Tackling a series of jumps, turns and other challenging terrain features, competitors in this event race in groups of four, with the top two moving onto the next round, eliminating competitors until the winner is declared. Ski cross provides a test of endurance and skill for the most accomplished skier, and spectators are sure to […]

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