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FWT-21: Camille Armand from France announced as season Wildcard

The FWT snowboard men’s roster will see a familiar face return, further intensifying the existing riders’ competition. The 28-year-old Camille Armand’s hard-charging approach to the sport has given him another chance at the world title in this year’s FWT.

After moving to Chamonix, Camille entered his first freeride competition in 2011/2012 at La Clusaz Radikal Freeride …

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Flaine is the fifth ISMF World Cup confirmed

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Following several attempts done by the ISMF’s Sport Department to replace the French leg in Courchevel cancelled at the beginning of October 2020, the ISMF is glad to announce that the event will be recovered in the location of Flaine, in Arâches-la-Frasse. Thanks to the efforts of the French member Fédération Française …

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COVID-19 and winter ski season in Andorra

On Tuesday, 13th October, the government laid out its diagnostic strategy for Covid-19 and the travel industry, which accounts for 30% of Andorra’s GDP.

There will be a protocol based on continuous screening of all sectors of the population, both with current diagnostic techniques and with the incorporation of rapid antigen tests.

EU member states will establish …

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Freeride World Tour 2021 is confirmed with a new format

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As winter is indeed on the way, the FWT is eager to announce a five-stop tour for 2021, along with some exciting changes in the championship format.

HAKUBA, JAPAN | January 23-30, 2021

KICKING HORSE GOLDEN BC, CANADA | February 8-13, 2021

ORDINO ARCALIS, ANDORRA | February 22-27, 2021

FIEBERBRUNN, AUSTRIA | March 6-12, 2021

VERBIER XTREME, …

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The International Ski Mountaineering Association Council tries to guarantee a race season 2020-21 as regular as possible

Due to the international pandemic situation and for the first time in its history, the International Ski Mountaineering Association ISMF held its 2020 Plenary Assembly in digital form. 35 of the 37 member federations from three continents participated and approved all proposals by a large majority of the votes.

The 2020 Plenary Assembly was mainly characterized …

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Andorra announced new exceptional measures for the latest health emergency caused by SARS-CoV-2

Monday, 21st September, the Minister of Health of Andorra, Martinez Benazet, announced new exceptional measures for the latest health emergency caused by SARS-CoV-2

The measures are planned for a period of 15 days, extendable depending on the evolution of the situation.

Measures for groups: Meetings of relatives and / or friends (cohabiting nuclei/bubble) – the maximum number …

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