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FWT riders hunting down the world title will get their third chance to “Hold The Line” during the competition weather window extending from March 1-7 at the Andorran freeride capital

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In seven days, FWT athletes hungry for crucial points in the world title race will descend on the majestic Pyreneen peaks of Andorra, kicking off the European leg of the five-stop 2018 season. Local pro and Andorran freeride ski hero Dani Fornell-Prat (AND) will receive the local wild card and join the current …

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The Freeride World Tour expands to 3 continents in 2018 with 2 new stops. Stop in Andorra Vallnord: March 1-7

After a long summer season of anticipation, the FWT launched the official competition calendar featuring a completely revamped competition schedule for the upcoming 2018 season.

This year, the FWT unveils two brand new locations for the opening events in Hakuba, Japan and Kicking Horse, Golden, BC, Canada – two legendary freeride destinations.

Forty five riders in four …

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A cable car to connect Andorra la Vella with Vallnord is very expensive and can cost between 30 to 40 million euros, says the president of Vallnord Pal Arinsal sector David Baró Riba

The president of the Andorra ski station, Vallnord Pal Arinsal, mayor of the administrative district of la Massana, David Baró Riba, told all-andorra.com about the major investment projects of the ski resort:

In 2014, the intention to build a cable car that would connect the capital of Andorra with the Vallnord ski station in Pal was …

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The competition originally destined to be the season opener for the 2017 Swatch Freeride World Tour in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, France took place in Vallnord-Arcalís, Andorra

February 15, 2017 – Vallnord-Arcalís, Andorra – Brilliant sunshine marked the competition originally destined to be the ski season opener for the 2017 Swatch Freeride World Tour in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, France.

After rescheduling the original event due to snow safety concerns caused by high winds in the French Alps, fifty riders were able to participate in their …

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The best riders of FJWT shared their impressions of the contest in Andorra (Grandvalira)

More than 60 young riders from around the world were invited to compete on the technical slopes of Andorra (Grandvalira, Pic Alt de Cubil, 2700m) for the most prestigious event in junior freeride. Best riders of Freeride Junior World Championships 2017 Heidi Farmer (CAN, Snowboard Women), Olivia Askew (USA, Ski Women), Hank Kennedy (USA, Snowboard Men) and Ross Tester (USA, Ski, …

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Freeride fans were treated to a phenomenal show on the first stop of the 2017 Swatch Freeride World Tour in Vallnord-Arcalís, Andorra

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February 9, 2017 – Vallnord-Arcalís, Andorra – Freeride fans were finally treated to a phenomenal show today on the explosive first stop of the 2017 Swatch Freeride World Tour. Competitors gave it their all as the fifty-two riders made their way to the Pyrenean freeride capital for an action-packed competition on the feature-dense …

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