Sun Peaks | Mont Tremblant | Mount St. Louis Moonstone | COP
Canada Snowboard and Alberta Snowboarding are proud to host the 2019 AIR ANTION FREESTYLE NATIONALS presented by MAZDA & BURTON; a national championship that gathers the rising starts in Freestyle Snowboarding from across the country. From March 18th to 24th, athletes will do their best to polish up their tricks and impress the judges on the Half Pipe, Big Air and SlopeStyle course at Winsport Canada Olympic Park. The Big Air Event will also be a highlight of the weeks events.
Dustin Heise, Executive Director of Canada Snowboard, is excited to see this World Class event grace the slopes of Winsport Canada Olympic Park:
“On behalf of Canada Snowboard and our provincial partners, it is my distinct pleasure to extend a warm welcome to all of our Canadian and international athletes participating in this event.
We know that the organizers have worked hard to prepare the course and ensure that all the details have been taking care of to allow you to enjoy and compete at your highest level. Hoping that this event will be a memorable part of your competitive career as you strive to realize your personal snowboarding aspirations.
From all of us involved with competitive snowboarding in Canada, we wish each and every one of you the very best.
Have fun, go well and good luck!”
Located in Calgary, Alberta, Winsport COP is the home of the 1988 Winter Olympics and is a world class training facility to numerous sports. Featuring the only 22 foot pipe in Canada - and one of the few in North America that features lighting for night riding - Winsport COP is where you will find our aspiring future Olympians honing their halfpipe skills. Benefiting from excellent snowmaking abilities, Winsport is able to build quality jumps for the Slopestyle athletes and numerous courses for riders of all abilities.
Over the last years, Canada Snowboard and Alberta Snowboarding Association have organized several International events at the Canada Olympic Park.