Extreme Snow Sports

For those who love adrenaline

Snow freeride MTB

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Freeride is a discipline of mountain biking closely related to downhill biking and dirt jumping focused on tricks, style, and technical trail features. It is now recognized as one of the most popular disciplines within mountain biking. The term freeriding was…
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Snow downhill MTB

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Downhill mountain-biking is participated usually on a skiing track or similar to it. It requires the proper mountain bike equipped with a special tires with spikes. It is not recommended for e beginners and it might lead to a serious…
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Jibbing

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“Jibbing” is technical riding on non-standard surfaces, which usually includes performing tricks. The word “jib” is both a noun and a verb, depending on the usage of the word. As a noun: a jib includes metal rails, boxes, benches, concrete…
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Alpine Snowboarding

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Sometimes called freecarving, this takes place on hard packed snow or groomed runs and focuses on carving linked turns, much like surfing or longboarding. Little or no jumping takes place in this discipline. Alpine Snowboarding consists of a small portion…
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Slopestyle

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Competitors perform tricks while descending a course, moving around, over, across, up, or down terrain features. The course is full of obstacles including boxes, rails, jumps, jibs (includes anything the board or rider can slide across). Slope-style contests consists of…
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Boardercross

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Boardercross, also known as “Boarder X” and “Snowboard X”, is a very popular but relatively recent winter sport, starting in the 1980s and earning its place as an official Winter Olympic sport in the 2006 Turin games. In Boardercross, several…
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Half-pipe

Shaun White of the U.S. competes during the men's snowboard halfpipe qualification round at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 11, 2014.        REUTERS/Mike Blake (RUSSIA  - Tags: OLYMPICS SPORT SNOWBOARDING TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)   ORG XMIT: OLYA40160

The half-pipe is a semi-circular ditch dug into the mountain or purpose built ramp made up of snow, with walls between 8 and 23 feet (7.0 m). Competitors perform tricks while going from one side to the other and while in…
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Slopestyle

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Competitors perform tricks while descending a course, moving around, over, across, up, or down terrain features. The course is full of obstacles including boxes, rails, jumps, jibs (includes anything the board or rider can slide across). Slope-style contests consists of…
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Big air

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Big air snowboard competitions are contests where riders perform tricks after launching off a man made jump built specifically for the event. Competitors perform tricks in the air, aiming to attain sizable height and distance, all while securing a clean landing. Many…
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Extreme skiing

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When it comes to exciting (or terrifying) yourself with skis strapped to your feet, the possibilities are limited only by your imagination — and good sense. While alpine (downhill) skiing is extreme enough for a good many of us, others…
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