Sandboard World Cup | Press Release – March

SANDBOARD WORLD CUP 2021 Press Release   Switzerland, 21.03.2020 From January 2020, the efforts for the next Sandboard World Cup 2021 began and although Peru continues to be one of our organization’s favorite proposals to hold the event, we anticipate that we have received the proposal from two other countries with the interest of hosting…

Open Sandboard Chile

Jallalla Competition | Club Desierto Extremo Antofagasta will be the scene of the Jallalla Open Sandboard that will be held on April 10 and 11, 2020 (Holidays for Easter). On April 10, the Slalom (PS) and Sandboardcross (SBX) modalities will be held at Red Rock Dune. On April 11, the event moves to Duna Escondida…

Open Huacachina 2020

The OPEN HUACACHINA will be held on April 4 where the organizers will carry out a pre-evaluation of what will be the official date of the SandSnow 2020 Freestyle. The Huacachina Open will take place a single day with prior preparations of 3 days, inviting national riders from Peru and international riders who can attend…

Project Play to Commence

FIS, Right To Play and Pat Burgener join forces with the Embassy of Switzerland, Lebanese Ski Association, Mzaar Ski Resort, Swiss-Ski and the Republic of Snowboarding to bring disadvantaged children in Lebanon to the snow. To execute the event, FIS will be teaming up with professional snowboarder Pat Burgener and children’s charity Right To Play.…

Sandboard Circuit Veracruz – Mexico

Sandboard Circuit Veracruz – Mexico February 22, 2020 First headquarters of the National Sandboard Circuit in Mexico: in Chachalacas Veracruz, organized by Evano Sandboard, Chachalacas Adventure and Sandboard Veracruz in order to create a healthy sandboard competition and reward the best talents. With the support of InterSands – International Sandboarding and Sandski Association , the event seeks…

First Ski Club without snow

SAND ALPINE Summer, sun, skiing fun! In August 1956, a pensioner dropped onto a pile of quartz sand from the Upper Palatinate on boards, and began an exaggeration. Sandski’s pioneer, Hans Dobmeyer, remembers the night descents and salad oil in the ski jump. Written by: Fabienne Hurst | Source: Spiegel.de On a warm summer afternoon in August 1956, the Dobmeyer-Hans was…

Winter Youth Olympic Games 2024 awarded to Gangwon (KOR)

Source: Federation International Ski – FIS The fourth edition of the Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) 2024 will be held in Gangwon Province in the cities of PyeongChang and Gangneung, home of the Olympic Winter Games 2018. The IOC Session voted to award the Winter YOG to Asia for the first time, building on the…

World Snow Day 2020 set with 363 events in 45 countries

The ninth edition of World Snow Day will see 363 events and actions take place in 45 countries on the 19th of January 2020. FIS President Gian Franco Kasper remarked, “once again World Snow Day has exceeded expectations. This is a great achievement and testament to how important children and families are to snow sports.”…

The Sandboard World Cup 2019 ended in Peru

Last June 03 to 08, the Sandboard World Cup was held in Peru (Sandboard World Cup), showing a great level and contribution to the development of this sport in the dunes thanks to the participation of more than 10 countries that hosted to more than 60 athletes. The event was a great success despite the…