Speed Nation Big White is the 1st Snowboardcross stop of the Speed Nation SBX Tour.
Speed Nation Big White brings together the best snowboardcross athletes in North American to compete in 2 Snowboardcross events over three days.
Patrick Jarvis, Executive Director of Canada Snowboard, is excited to have a World Class event grace the slopes of Big White Resort.
“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!”
Tucked on the west side of Canada’s Rocky Mountains in the heart of the British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley lies Big White Ski Resort. Known worldwide for its local climate that provides the much sought after dry, light, champagne powder, Big White offers the choice of 118 designated runs across 2,765 acres of spectacular terrain. With a daily action packed program filled with family friendly activities, and the largest ski-in, ski-out accommodation in Canada, it’s no wonder that Big White has proudly collected international accolades for being one of the world’s top family friendly ski destinations.
Big White has played host to many Snowboardcross events including Provincial Series, NorAms, Para World Cup and recently the Big White 2017 World Para Snowboard Championships.