Macpac Tour de Cardies is a front country ski touring race within the resort boundary.
Date: Saturday, July 28
Time: Registration from 7am, race starts at 8am
About the event:
Macpac Tour de Cardies is suitable for alpine touring skis, split-boards or even telemark skis. Competitors can enter either the Recreational or Elite division.
The Recreational course is approximately 2.5km long. The ascent is 1.5km long & climbs 180 vertical metres to the top of the McDougalls Chondola via the Skyline trail. From the top competitors ski down an open Giant Slalom course to the base area & finish. The Elite course is approximately 5km long. The Elite ascent is 2.5km long & climbs 250 vertical metres around Queenstown return to the top of the Captain’s Express. The descent traverses back into the Main Basin & down to the bottom of Cooper's Mistake. Elite competitors then climb back up to the base area & finish. Competitors will need to bring their own headlamps.
Check out the competitor information for more details!
A paper copy of the entry form is available