Whistler Longboard Festival - July 3 to 6, 2014
Skateboard culture rules at the Whistler Longboard Festival where high speed freeride racing meets chilled out skate jams. Spectators will love watching events like the warp-speed International Downhill Federation's Canadian World Cup race at the Whistler Sliding Center while enjoying Whistler's chilled out lakes and beaches, outdoor concerts and sizzling nightlife.
2014 Longboard Festival Schedule
The skate events of the Festival are all open to spectators. Visit the Longboard Festival website for complete schedule, registration, and volunteer opportunities.
International Downhill Federation's Canadian World Cup
July 3-5, 2014 | Whistler Sliding Centre
This event takes place at the base of Blackcomb Mountain at the Whistler Sliding Centre, with race day onf Saturday July 5, 2014. The Sliding Centre's gnarly 1.6-kilometre road features a 1,000 foot vertical drop and riders must navigate seven 180 degree hairpins and 12 corners in four and six person heats. Come check out the speed, the crashes, and the passes as over 200 international racers battle it out for the cash podium.
Categories include Women, Juniors, Masters and Luge. Spectator admission by donation to the Whistler Community Services Society. Parking available in P8.
Skate Bowl Jam, Barrier Contest and Boarder X Race
July 6, 2014 | Whistler Skate Park
Everyone is welcome to the Skate Bowl for a day of demos, contests and riding. Hang out, enjoy the fresh air and meet local and visiting skaters. Parking available in P3, admission is free.
2013 Whistler Longboard Festival Photos
2013 Whistler Longboard Festival World Cup Downhill Final
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