The detailed programme of the competition and the organisation of the starts are sent by e-mail to the participants the week before the race.

Registrations will open 6 weeks before the event, and need to be done directly through Freeride World Qualifier website:


Friday 24th March 2023

  • 07:30 pm: Check-in opening in the community hall at Chandolin
  •  08:30 pm: Mandatory security briefing 
  • 09:00 pm: pasta party (included in the registration) in the community hall at Chandolin
  • 11:00 pm: check-in closes

Saturday 25th March 2023

  • 07:30 am: opening of Tsapé Chairlift in Chandolin, face check at Tsapé restaurant 
  • 09:30 am: Start of the competition
  • 04:00 pm: Prize giving and après-ski at the Cabane Illhorn
  • From 09:00 pm: Freeride party in the community hall at Chandolin (additional info to come)

The new Grand Hotel du Cervin – a youth hostel with spa in the centre of St-Luc welcomes riders from Friday to Saturday. Info and booking on  

//The face
  • Elevation: 2770-2400m
  • Vertical drop: 370m
  • Length of slope: 800m
  • Steepness: up to 40°
  • Average snow fall (in cm): 500cm
  • Spectator viewing position: Restaurant le Tsapé with Djs, Ski-tests and bars