SIGLO FREERIDE INFO
Siglo freeride is a three-day freeride competition held in the town of Siglufjörður on Tröllaskagi in Iceland. It is a ski and snowboard festival scheduling big mountain freeride competitions, as well as providing atmosphere and related activities to spectators and guests.
The Freeride World Tour is an internationally recognized big-mountain freeride association who partners with local organizations to host over 130 events with over 4,000 riders in freeride competitions across the globe. Iceland Freeride teams up with the Freeride World Tour Organization to host a three day, 2-star competition event in Siglufjörður in the spring of 2020 for adults and juniors.
Competition categories are men’s and women’s skiing and snowboarding, divided into adults (over 18-year-old), juniors 14-15 and juniors 16-17.
Registration for competitors is on the Freeride World Tour website, see more here. Included in the registration is the Siglo Freeride event ticket.
Siglo Freeride event tickets are for spectators and other guests and can be bought here. The event ticket gives access to the festival program, parties, 3-day ski pass and more benefits.
The Siglo Freeride mountain zone on the ski area is the place to be, you can for example watch the competition, enjoy drinks and nice tunes.
Friday the 27th, we start the day early morning with a competitors meeting. The FWT 2* qualifying runs will begin. The riders with the best runs will move on to the final on Saturday.
Siglo Freeride mountain zone will be open on the ski resort were you can find drinks, music and good spirit all day long.
Friday evening, there will be an après-ski party with some good live music and movie screening at the local brewery Segull 67.
We look forward seeing everybody at the après-ski party on Friday.
Saturday the 28th will be the day of the finals, the qualified riders from the day before will ride the final face, the highlight of the weekend. Along with the junior competition.
Siglo Freeride mountain zone at the ski resort will be open for the everybody to watch the competition, enjoy music, drinks and more. We encourage everyone to come and cheer the competitors on.
When the competition is finished there will be a prize ceremony at the Mountain zone.
The Siglo Freeride party will be held on Satuday evening at Rauðka bar in Siglufjörður with icelandic artists and live music.
The final party is for riders and bracelet holders where we celebrate a great weekend and the freeride society of Iceland.
More information about the event will come soon.
Sunday the 29th is the last day of the event, but also a buffer in case we need to move the competition day, if the weather is not favourable the days before.
The ski resort will be open and the event bracelet covers a ski pass for Sunday as well.
Siglo Freeride mountain zone will be open.