Whistler Longboard Festival | Day 2 - Jul 13, 2012
Date: Friday, July 13, 2012 Time: 1PM Where: Whistler Sliding Centre & Whistler Olympic Plaza
Day 2 of the Whistler Longboard
Festival features the first day of the Downhill event.
The course starts at the base of Blackcomb Mountain and is a
1000ft vertical drop from point A to B. This 1.6KM
road features 180 degree hairpin turns and 12 difficult corners to
negotiate. Competitors will go off in 4 man heats
with the top 2 riders advancing to the next round.
The competition starts at 12:30 and runs throughout the day.
Spectators are encouraged to come out and line the course as over
160 racers from all over the world battle it out for the $5000 cash
Check out the video below of racers on the course
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