WOF #13/2008 english: Freeride Worl Tour Tignes 2008
Freeride de Tignes 2008
March 09th to 12th 2008, Tignes (France)
A 45-degree slope, interspersed with high cliffs and steep chutes: that´s freeriding at its most extreme! At one of the world s largest ski resorts, the "L´Espace Killy" at the French winter sports destination Tignes, the 44 best freeriders in the world will meet for the penultimate leg of the Freeride World Tour 2008 from March 09th to 12th 2008. By foot, the freeskiers and snowboarders will hike to the peak of the Grand Balme (2,882 m) before they will drop into one of the most exciting freeride faces of the Alps.