Following a challenging season due to difficult snow and weather conditions all over the northern hemisphere, the SWATCH FREERIDE WORLD TOUR BY THE NORTH FACE® (FWT) now heads to Verbier, Switzerland, for the Grande Finale at the SWATCH XTREME VERBIER BY THE NORTH FACE® March 22, 2014. On the prolific north face of the Bec des Rosses, riders will push their boundaries in the battle for the 2014 world titles. With some new names at this level of competition, the show promises to be very exciting to watch. Fans around the world will be able to follow the action live on Freeride World Tour. The event webcast is scheduled to begin at 9:00 AM CET on the day of competition.
Video by FreerideWorldTourTV
Check out the photo gallery from last year’s FWT stop at Verbier below.
Bec des Rosses is a mountain in Pennine Alps that looks over Verbier in Switzerland, the venue allows skiers to go bigger then ever.
Xtreme Verbier Grand Finale will push skier’s boundaries by far, this view from above shows just how steep and dangerous the course is.
All photos by J. Bernard / FWT