Sister Summit, a new all-female backcountry skiing event, aims to change the model of skiing competitions.
Last season, we witnessed wild cards and rookies turn steep, technical lines into terrain parks. Will they go even bigger this year?
The Freeride World Tour is on for 2022, and this year’s competitions are shaping up to be bangerang.
We asked one adventurous writer to huck herself off the extreme terrain at Taos Ski Valley, N.M., in the name of her craft, and to try not to get herself killed in the process.
The Freeride World Tour Crash Reel Will Make You Feel Better About That Face Plant You Took In March
It wasn't all big sends and bolted stomps this season for Freeride World Tour athletes as there were more than a few spectacular crashes.
There was no shortage of big flips and spins during the 2021 Freeride World Tour. These are the best stomped tricks from each stop.
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While the shortened season certainly had plenty of ups and downs, these riders took care of the big drops at all four stops.
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Ross Tester has now won two competitions during his rookie Freeride World Tour season and a Polish rookie broke through in the women's field.
With an early start in Austria, the Freeride World Tour Event in Fieberbrunn is ready to rumble on the famed Wildseeloader Face.
The first FWT21 stop of the season in Fieberbrunn, Austria, won't take place until March 12 at the soonest. Patience is a virtue, right?
Andrew Pollard flashed the course in Andorra for his first FWT win and Switzerland's Elisabeth Gerritzen stomped her first 360 in the women's field.
The second FWT21 event will replace the canceled Hakuba stop and shake up the scoring schedule for the athletes.
With three confirmed venues and the possibility of five separate events in less than 30 days, the FWT21 schedule promises to be fast, furious, and fun.
The world’s best freeriders will take on an all-European tour, as well as some scoring changes that are sure to excite riders and fans.
Wait, what the heck is the PFB anyway?
The skier from New Zealand put together a wild run on the Wildseeloder face.
The world's best big mountain athletes kicked off the 2020 FWT in Japan with massive airs and full-throttle skiing.
Hot on the heels of the equal-pay announcement, FWT20 readies itself for the first event of the season in the Japanese Alps.
Another season of the best freeride skiers sending it on some of the gnarliest faces around the globe is coming right up.
Turdell takes third, Eder wins FWT19 Overall Title.
This weekend, the battle for the 2019 Freeride World Tour Overall Title will be waged on the infamous Bec des Rosses face.
The big mountain competition will be held on Saturday, February 23, 2019.
The Kiwi upstaged many of the best freeride skiers in the world with a phenomenal run.
The women crushed the Canadian venue with plenty of air and speed.
There was no shortage of excitement during a packed weekend of competitions.
Switerland’s Besse and Gerritzen go two-three in a historic day for the FWT women skiers.
Tanner Hall second in Hakuba for his first ever professional freeride competition.
Black Diamond, Pieps, Vibram, RECCO and ISTA are on-board to protect riders and venue staff.
Americans Drew Tabke and Jackie Paaso get the green light to join Tanner Hall and others on this season's tour.
Next season’s biggest competitions will certainly feature more than a few surprises.
Follow Nick Steers as he travels the world competing on the Freeride World Tour Qualifier series.
A married, father of three kids chose to pursue a post-SEAL career as a professional skier after a 17-year hiatus from the mountains
The first stop on the newly reorganized Freeride World Tour hits a snag as Mother Nature continues to be stingy.
After a weather delay on Saturday, the final event of the Freeride World Tour went off today for the 24 male skiers and snowboarders tackling Verbier's legendary Bec de Rosses. Sweden's Kaj Zackrisson won today's event, while France's Candide Thovex takes the top honors for the overall tour.
As if two Olympic silver medals wasn't enough, ski racer Julia Mancuso has decided to take on the Verbier Xtreme this weekend, the final stop on this year's Freeride World Tour. The venue for the big-mountain competition is the Bec de Rosses, a massive face filled with rocky cliff bands and no-fall zones. Find out why Julia is taking on the challenge.
It was a dramatic few days at Squaw Valley, but the big-mountain competition took place Tuesday on Silverado. The men's ski winner was Sweden's Henrik Windsted; the women's ski winner was Jackie Paaso, a Squaw local who got a wild card to compete at the event. Here are final results and videos of the winning lines.
In one season Karine Falck-Pedersen transitioned from national champion ski-racer to professional big-mountain skier. Last winter, she earned herself a 5th-place ranking overall in the Freeskiing World Tour and a segment in Warren Miller’s new film Dynasty.