Tarma Qualifying Day

The Copa Valle del Downhill IDF WQS at Tarmatambo, Peru started with a traditional Inca ceremonial welcome. Adam Persson, Dillon Stephens and Erik Lundberg are high in the Andes Mountains at 14000 ft where the elements are demanding.

Competitors are looking good for tomorrow's race as APDS (Peruvian Downhill Skateboarding Association) hosts the Peruvian stop on the World Tour. It was a beautiful sunny day for practice and a race to qualify bracket on day 1 of this 2 day event .

Start line @ Tarma 2015
Start line @ Tarma 2015 by CMD Channel 3 Peru

In Womens, Giorgina Ivanov, Cristina Verdú, Valeria Sedano, Josefa Porter Ekdahl, Rachel Bruskoff and Gina Camelo are all ready for tomorrow race. In Juniors native Rodrigo Zuzunaga is looking strong, as is Austrian Konstantin Weigl in Classic Luge.

Tomorrow we will crown the champions of the 2015 Tarma IDF WQS heating up the South American Continental Series.

Riders approaching @ Tarma 2015
Riders approaching @ Tarma 2015 by CMD Channel 3 Peru

All photos by CMD Channel 3 Peru.

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A Downhill Skateboarder and Event Producer from Vancouver Canada, known for founding the Whistler Longboard Festival, The Britannia Classic, Skate Sun Peaks and the IDF.