Whistler Longboard Fest 2016

Event info

Dates 01/07 - 03/07/16
City/Country Whistler, Canada
Type World Cup
Website rotate screen to see urlhttp://whistlerlongboard.com
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Registration info

Categories
OS WO JR LU MA
Registration fee CAD 222.00
Rider limit 150

Track info

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The Whistler Longboard Festival is a multi-day skateboard festival based in the mountain resort town of Whistler and held at world-class Olympic facilities. The event attracts the top professional downhill skateboarders from around the world, including their fans and supporters. Last year, our athletes came from more than 20 countries representing in the following categories: Open, Women, Junior, Masters35 and Luge. Take advantage of the low Canadian dollar, low drinking age, brand new skatepark and nightlife in Whistler’s village!

Volunteer Sign Up
www.whistlerlongboard.com/volunteer

The Track

The main event is a World Cup downhill race held at the base of Blackcomb Mountain at the Whistler Sliding Centre. The course features 11 corners with 8 hairpin turns that challenge you and leave your legs burning.

Spectators

Our fans can enjoy the event from the beer garden or grab some food as they watch the athletes take their final turn over the finish line.

Other activities

All-ages and skill levels can enjoy the brand new Whistler Skate Park. The Festival isn’t complete without a lot of celebration and parties held in the village.

Schedule

  1. Thursday Jun 30: Accommodation in the Village or at the Whistler Athletes Centre
  2. Friday July 1: Canada Day Freeride, (1 Day tickets available, leather and membership optional)
  3. Friday July 1: Party Garfinkel’s in Whistler Village
  4. Saturday July 2: Qualifications IDF World Cup Downhill
  5. Sunday July 3: IDF World Cup Downhill Race

Highlights

  • Open, Women, Jr, Master35, Luge Classes
  • 3 day IDF World Cup Downhill at Olympic Sliding Centre
  • Friday Canada Day Freeride included (leather and membership optional, so tell your friends!)
  • No Hands Race
  • RF Transponder Timing and Live Downhill Results
  • Beer Garden at World Cup event
  • Brand new Whistler Skatepark opened in 2016!
  • Village Nightlife
  • Low Canadian Dollar
  • Low Drinking Age
  • Low Standards (ahahaaha)
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Rider list

# Name Nat.Nat. Category 1 Category 2
1.Jan MoisanenUSLuge 
2.Maria EsyutinaRUWomen 
3.David TownsendUSOpen skateboard 
4.Maxwell RondeauUSOpen skateboard 
5.Andrew KarnowkaUSOpen skateboard 
6.Corbin MannUSOpen skateboard 
7.Cam BrickendenCAOpen skateboard 
8.Stephen DumaineUSOpen skateboard 
9.Louis-Philippe DéryCAOpen skateboard 
10.Daniel MinskyUSOpen skateboardJuniors
11.Dane HannaCAOpen skateboard 
12.William BeaulieuCAOpen skateboard 
13.Chris McBrideUSLuge 
14.Aidan GilbertCAOpen skateboard 
15.Michal CihlarUSOpen skateboard 
16.Yannick LussierZAOpen skateboard 
17.Frédérick KapuneCAOpen skateboard 
18.Keenan MacartneyCAOpen skateboard 
19.Dmitri MenasUSOpen skateboard 
20.Kolby ParksCALuge 
21.Josh EvansAUOpen skateboard 
22.Mason GoodUSJuniors 
23.Knox HeslopUSOpen skateboardJuniors
24.Parker SchmidtUSOpen skateboardJuniors
25.William ChungCAOpen skateboard 
26.Jesse MartinCAOpen skateboardJuniors
27.William GibsonAUOpen skateboard 
28.Will AlbertsCAJuniors 
29.Steven SutinCAOpen skateboardJuniors
30.Ignacio MedinaPEOpen skateboardJuniors
31.Zak MaytumUSOpen skateboard 
32.Justin RouleauUSOpen skateboard 
33.Mitch ThompsonAUOpen skateboard 
34.Emily ProssUSOpen skateboardWomen
35.Frank WilliamsUSLuge 
36.Adrian ColeUSOpen skateboard 
37.Spencer SmithUSOpen skateboard 
38.Bernardo BotelhoBROpen skateboard 
39.Max BallesterosBROpen skateboard 
40.James AbravayaUSOpen skateboard 
41.Robert BurnsHKOpen skateboardJuniors
42.Alexis Gosselin LCAOpen skateboard 
43.Ryan VitaleUSOpen skateboard 
44.Max VickersUSOpen skateboard 
45.Gene NillasCAOpen skateboard 
46.Jonathan RutherfordUSOpen skateboard 
47.Martin DepassUSOpen skateboardJuniors
48.Carlos PaixãoBROpen skateboard 
49.Curt WattsCAOpen skateboard 
50.Max HeatonAUOpen skateboard 
51.Edward KieferUSOpen skateboardJuniors
52.Nathan BraksUSOpen skateboard 
53.Alex CharlesonCAOpen skateboard 
54.Nolan KraekerCAOpen skateboardJuniors
55.Mathew WasilenkoffCAOpen skateboardJuniors
56.Damian ZimmermanUSOpen skateboard 
57.Clayton ArthursCAOpen skateboard 
58.Sam RandallCAOpen skateboard 
59.Pedro FrangulisBROpen skateboard 
60.Jaydon HowarthAUOpen skateboardJuniors
61.Micah GreenUSOpen skateboard 
62.Nora MangerUSWomenJuniors
63.Shane MacDougallCALuge 
64.Chapa Santa MariaCLOpen skateboard 
65.Jackson ShapieraAUOpen skateboard 
66.Warner EndertCAOpen skateboardJuniors
67.Sean YoungCAOpen skateboard 
68.Manu DuhamelCAOpen skateboard 
69.Julia BarklowUSWomen 
70.Dexter ManningCAOpen skateboard 
71.Tim SmithCAOpen skateboard 
72.Jacob HuffCAOpen skateboard 
73.Nikolas MatousekUSOpen skateboardJuniors
74.Billy MeinersUSLuge 
75.Graham BuksaCAOpen skateboardMasters
76.Candy DunganUSWomen 
77.Lenna SalacovaCZWomen 
78.Tim WhiteAUOpen skateboard 
79.Troy GrenierCAOpen skateboard 
80.Riley HarrisCAOpen skateboard 
81.Kaylene BeattyCAWomen 
82.Kevin ReimerCAOpen skateboard 
83.Will SmallwoodCAOpen skateboard 
84.Lev SeidlCZOpen skateboard 
85.Philip SkaarUSOpen skateboard 
86.Jenia MilesCAOpen skateboard 
87.Paloma Acha DoradoESWomen 
88.Madison CrumUSOpen skateboard 
89.Garrett GourleyUSOpen skateboard 
90.Sunghoon ChoiKROpen skateboard 
91.Patrick WilkinsonUSOpen skateboardJuniors

Riders p/nationality

  • US - 37
  • CA - 34
  • AU - 7
  • BR - 4
  • CZ - 2
  • RU - 1
  • ZA - 1
  • PE - 1
  • ES - 1
  • CL - 1
  • HK - 1
  • KR - 1

Riders p/category

  • Open skateboard - 76
  • Juniors - 18
  • Women - 8
  • Luge - 6
  • Masters - 1

There are riders from 12 different nationalities attending this event.