VIDEO: Swatch Freeride World Tour Grand Finale at Verbier

Posted By: The Ski Channel on March 14, 2014 12:21 pm

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.

Swatch Xtreme Verbier 2013 by The North Face (FWT 2013)

Bec des Rosses is a mountain in Pennine Alps that looks over Verbier in Switzerland, the venue allows skiers to go bigger then ever. 

Swatch Xtreme Verbier 2013 by The North Face (FWT 2013)

 Xtreme Verbier Grand Finale will push skier’s boundaries by far, this view from above shows just how steep and dangerous the course is. 

Swatch Xtreme Verbier 2013 by The North Face (FWT 2013)

Swatch Xtreme Verbier 2013 by The North Face (FWT 2013)

Swatch Xtreme Verbier 2013 by The North Face (FWT 2013)

Swatch Xtreme Verbier 2013 by The North Face (FWT 2013)

Swatch Xtreme Verbier 2013

Swatch Xtreme Verbier 2013

Swatch freeride world tour verbier

Swatch Xtreme Verbier

All photos by J. Bernard / FWT 

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