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The Natural Games #Winter land exclusively at Avoriaz. This unique event brings together the best speedriders, crossers, slackliners, slopestylers and mountain riders in the world. International competitions during the day, DJ’s, concerts, performances, videos and extreme shows in the evening, the program is “total” and completely free for the public !
From April 11th to 14th 2018, Extrem Sports land in Avoriaz 1800.
SKI / SNOWBOARD SLOPESTYLE – OFFICIAL PRO/AM COMPETITION – PIPE AREA
An exclusive and decidedly the most awaited event of the end of the season in the freeskiing world, the slopestyle event of the Natural Games Avoriaz wishes to mark the spirits. Unique because of the spot originality, the level and popularity of the riders gathered, the mix pro / am, but also by its rating format, this contraction of the “Pipe Ground” and traditional slopestyle promises a compilation of revolting tricks. One after Olympics avant garde and cool!
Wednesday, April, 11th : 9.30am – 2.00pm – Trainings
Thursday, April, 12th : 9.30am – 2.00pm – Qualification
Friday, April, 13th : 10h – Finals
Prize Money : 3500 €
SKI / SNOWBOARD CROSS – OFFICIAL PRO/AM COMPETITION – arare area – slalom slope
Hybrid result of the mating of a snowman and a gladiator, the cross rider likes to face his congeners in an icy and radical atmosphere. With this in mind, the Natural Games Avoriaz crew imagined an exuberant and technical snowy scene. A kind of white gold plated arena, surprising and original. The opportunity for pros and amateur riders to test their end-of-season testosterone levels.
Wednesday, April, 11th : 10.30am – 1.30pm – Trainings
Thursday, April, 12th : 10.30am – 1.30pm – Qualification
Friday, April, 13th : 11h – Finals
Prize Money : 3500 €
SPEEDRIDING – CONTEST PRO INVITATIONAL – ski domain
Ultimate “Happy Few” sport made of unique and double sensations, those of gliding on snow and in the air, the speed-riding had to appear in the highlights of this first edition of the Natural Games Avoriaz. New style, new limit, the cross grab comes to haunt the furious combes of a domain already acquired with the cause of the riders. A racy, invitational contest proposed to 12 stars of the middle in an atmosphere over-excited against the background of off-piste, freestyle and fun. Follow us !
Wednesday, April, 11th : 10.30am – 3.00pm : 1st Run (Pointe de Vorlaz)
Thursday, April, 12th : 10.30am – 3.00pm : 2nd Run (Hauts Forts)
Friday, April, 13th : 10.30am – 3.00pm : 3rd Run (Chaux Fleurie)
Prize Money : 3500 €
SKI / SNOWBOARD BEST TRICKS – OFFICIAL PRO/AM COMPETITION – center of the resort
At the Natural Games Avoriaz, we like the big show and the big lyrical flights ! The ski and snow best tricks contest will take place at night on a dedicated area in the heart of the official village in the resort center. A big snowy launch structure will allow freestylers to send mind-boggling tricks. athletes will be judged on their style, their landing and the level of risk of the proposed figures. A good opportunity to take full face !
Wednesday, April, 11th : 8.00pm to 9.00pm (ski) and 9.30pm to 10.30pm (snowboard)
Thursday, April, 12th : 8.00pm to 9.00pm (ski) and 9.30pm to 10.30pm (snowboard)
Friday, April, 13th : 8.00pm to 9.00pm (ski) and 9.30pm to 10.30pm (snowboard)
Prize Money : 2500 €
MATRA E-MTB SNOWCROSS – CONTEST AMATEUR – chapelle snowpark
The only event open to the public, the MTB snow cross Matra will allow everyone to come and test themselves on a snow-covered circuit consisting of bumps, banked turns and obstacles of all kinds. For the hyperactive pedal who is not afraid of the blizzard, start at 4 in front and try to finish in the first 2 to qualify for the next round.
Wednesday, April, 11th : 9.00am – 5.00pm : Qualifications
Thursday, April, 12th : 2.15pm Finals
Dotations : 1 E-VTT Matra + gifts
HIGHLINE – SHOW – center of the resort
Extreme sport in vogue, the highline is to walk on a strap stretched between two rocks several tens of meters above the ground. This dizzying practice inherited from the United States in the 90s is an exceptional attraction.
This year, Nathan Paulin, world record holder, will perform the show at the Natural Games Avoriaz and will walk on his line more than 250 m long stretched over a hypnotized crowd in the heart of the resort. A pure and vertiginous show to live with family or friends on a snowy mountain background !
Wednesday, April, 11th : 5.00pm – 8.00pm
Thursday, April, 12th : 5.00pm – 8.00pm
TAYLOR SEATON – 27 ANS – USA
MARIE MARTINOD – 33 ANS – FRA
ALEX FERREIRA – 23 ANS – USA
LAURENT DE MARTIN – 26 ANS – SUI
BROBBY LEEDS – 23 ANS – USA
TITOUAN BARTET – 17 ANS – FRA
MARGOT ROZIES – 32 ANS – FRA
MARION HAERTY – 26 ANS – FRA
SEB KONIJNENBERG – 20 ANS – FRA
SKI / SNOWBOARD CROSS
CHLOE TRESPEUCH – 23 ANS – FRA
JEAN FRED CHAPUIS – 28 ANS – FRA
VALENTIN DELLUC – 26 ANS – FRA
JT HOLMES – 37 ANS – USA
UELI KESTENHOLZ – 43 ANS – SUI
NATHAN PAULIN – 24 ANS – FRA
Friday, April, 13th : 5.00pm – 8.00pm
Real focal point between the riding and competitions zones, the Natural Games Avoriaz main stage slips in the resort’s heart to send grape alpine beat to wish!
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