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 …More
Buying skis 2018. Prices (updated 23.12.2017) for equipment
What to look for when buying skis:
When choosing alpine skis, attention should be paid to the following things: the length, width and width of the waist (the narrowest point in the middle) of the skis, the material from which the skis are made and their weight, …More
Vallnord Ordino-Arcalís ski resort hosts the Freeride World Tour (FWT) ski competition from 1st to 7th March, 2018. 45 best athletes from all over the world will take part in the competitions in snowboarding and alpine skiing (men and women).
This year the competitions will consist of five stages and will be held for the first time …More
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 …More
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 …More
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 …More
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, …More
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 …More
Best young riders of freeride are crowned champions at Junior World Championships 2017 Grandvalira, Andorra
More than sixty of the best young riders from around the world were invited to compete on the technical slopes of the Andorran ski resort for the most prestigious ski event in junior freeride. These emerging top-level athletes faced off this …More
In less than fifty days, on January 28, 2017, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, France hosts the opener of the 2017 winter season as fifty freeriders from around the world embark on their quest to secure the title of world champion on the five-stop Swatch Freeride World Tour. The Chamonix Valley welcomes a field of twenty-two ski men, eleven …More