THE BIG MOUNTAIN CHALLENGE
The Lake Louise Big Mountain Challenge is back for its 19th year! This big mountain freeride competition is non-sanctioned which means it’s chill, laid back and all about FUN! Whether it’s your first competition or your 20th, it is sure to be a blast!
There are categories for both skiing and snowboarding for men & women who are 18+! New this year upon request… the Masters Category (40+). Please note: each category must have a minimum of 3 athletes to be eligible for prizes.
Our 3 Judges will use the same criteria as the Freeride World Qualifier and will award points for line, control, fluidity, style/energy and technique! Prizes will be awarded for the podium finishers!
- Men Ski (18+).
- Ladies Ski (18+).
- Men Snowboard (18+).
- Ladies Snowboard (18+).
- Masters Ski (40+).
- Masters Snowboard (40+).
Note: Masters categories will only be broken out by male & female in each discipline if we receive a minimum of 3 participants per category.
Bibs and Gear
Competitor bibs will be worn during this event. A $40 Cash Deposit will be required during check-in; you will receive this back when the bib is returned! Helmets are mandatory. Back protectors are strongly recommended.
Athlete Package and Waiver
All participants must sign an event waiver for the Lake Louise Ski Resort. An Athlete Package will be emailed out to the email address provided at registration which will include waivers, Athlete Bios, Discounted Ticket Price Info, etc.
With a Lake Louise Plus Card or Season Pass, you are eligible for discounts at hotels in Lake Louise.
- The Lake Louise Inn is our preferred hotel for the BMC!
- The Mountaineer Lodge.
- Deer Lodge.
- Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.