• Wed. Jun 7th, 2023

Aspen to host FIS Males’s World Cup in March 2024


May 25, 2023

Followers cheer from the underside of the boys’s downhill course on Friday, March 3, 2023, through the Aspen World Cup on Aspen Mountain. (Austin Colbert/The Aspen Instances)
Austin Colbert/The Aspen Instances

Aspen has as soon as once more made it on the calendar for subsequent yr’s Worldwide Snowboarding Federation World Cup.

The FIS Males’s Big Slalom and Slalom might be again in Aspen March 2 and three, 2024, in accordance with a publish from the FIS Alpine World Cup Tour Fb web page. Aspen is slated to be the second to final cease earlier than the finals in Saalbach, Austria March 22 via 24 subsequent yr.

Subsequent yr’s races are completely different from the races held through the 2023 World Cup in Aspen, which included super-G and two downhill races.

In line with the Fb publish, the ladies will solely make an look in america Nov. 25-26 in Killington, Vermont.

Previous to this yr, Aspen had not hosted World Cup ski racing because the 2017 World Cup Finals on Aspen Mountain, an occasion that may solely be in comparison with the 1950 world championships that Aspen additionally hosted. The latter put Aspen on the map as a world-class snowboarding vacation spot, whereas the 2017 finals have been a showcase to the world that America’s Downhill was nonetheless a worthy observe.

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