2020 Race to the Cup Tour Announced
U.S. Ski & Snowboard today announced the 2019-20 Race to the Cup Series. The Race to the Cup parallel giant slalom and parallel slalom will consist of four NorAm stops with the final stop selected as the NorAm Finals. The Race to the Cup is designed to bridge the gap between grassroots and FIS World Cup level competitions. The Tour also qualifies athletes to Junior World Championships and Project Gold Development Camps.
The Tour will kick off in Minnesota with a stop at Buck Hill. The Tour then heads west to Steamboat Springs, Colo. and Holiday Valley, N.Y. USASA Nationals at Copper Mountain, Colo. will serve as the final stop of the Tour and NorAm Finals.
The Race to the Cup Tour is open to athletes ages 15 who are ready to take their racing to the next level. Athletes must have a current FIS and U.S. Ski & Snowboard membership to compete in the events.
“We are excited to return to these excellent locations for the Race to the Cup event series, ” said U.S. Ski & Snowboard Sport Development Senior Manager Ashley Deibold. “These events showcase the top up and coming snowboard racing athletes.”
Please visit usskiandsnowboard.org for detailed schedules and registration information.
Buck Hill, Minn.
December 20-22, 2020
Steamboat Springs, Colo.
January 23-25, 2020
Holiday Valley, N.Y.
February 2-4, 2020
USASA National Championships (PGS and PSL NorAm Finals)
Copper Mountain, Colo.
March 30-31, 2020