GRANDVALIRA: A WORLD CUP SKI RESORT
A WORLD CUP SKI RESORT
In 2017-2018 season, Grandvalira made history by hosting sports competitions at the highest level and major international events. This season 2018-2019 the Andorran resort has a also a complete schedule: the Alpine Skiing World Cup Finals Andorra 2019, the Speed Skiing World Cup trials; and Total Fight Masters of Freestyle, one of the most important events in the global freestyle calendar.
The largest resort in southern Europe is for the first time, host of Alpine Skiing World Cup. The event will be held across the two slopes of the World Cup course in the territory: namely, the legendary Avet piste in Grandvalira – Soldeu, and the iconic Àliga piste in Grandvalira – El Tarter. With this event, Grandvalira will host the most important alpine competition in the world, together with the Winter Olympic Games and the Alpine Ski World Championships.
Date: From 11 until 17 of March, 2019
Grandvalira continues its commitment to the extreme speed race on the Riberal slope in the Grandvalira-Grau Roig sector and will host the World Cup once more. Grandvalira will host the world’s fastest skiers from April 5 to 7 with an impressive 30-foot ramp ap- proved by the FIS, which will guarantee a spectacular trial designed to surprise the audience with speeds of up to 124 mph.
Date: From 5 until 7 of April, 2019
The 15th Total Fight Masters of Freestyle once again brings the best snowboard and freeski riders together at the Andorran resort. Snowpark El Tarter will set the stage for two weekends packed with spectacular jumps and fun. Snowboarding is in the ELITE category, the highest category with only seven trials held worldwide, including the Xgames Aspen and Oslo. The freeski trial is in the GOLD category, the highest category and one of the most important dates on the slopestyle calendar. It is one of the most important trials on the circuit that brings together the best riders in the world.
Date: From March 22 until April 7, 2019 (Freeski and Snow)