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The Whistler Cup returns in 2017 for its 25th year. This is the largest and most important ski race in North America, as well as internationally, for young athletes. Held under the auspice of FIS, the international governing body for alpine skiing, it attracts hundreds of young athletes from more than 21 countries each year. The Whistler Cup brings together children from many different cultures and is one of the key races for up and coming alpine athletes.

EVENT DETAILS

Dates: April 13 – 16, 2017

Locations: Fairmont Chateau Whistler, Whistler Mountain and Whistler Village

Website: wmsc.info/whistler-cup

Social Pages: Facebook: facebook.com/whistlercup Twitter: @whistlercup

Hashtag : #whistlercup

 

ATHLETE/MEDIA CHECK-IN

Check-in: April 10 - 13

Location: Whistler Mountain Ski Club on 2028 Rob Boyd Way in Creekside.

Contact 604.932.4644 for more information.

 

RACE SCHEDULES & RESULTS

Schedules are available here.

Daily race results can be found here.

 

SPECTATORS

Location: Dave Murray National Training Centre on Whistler Mountain

Everyone is welcome to cheer on the athletes.

Spectators must purchase a lift ticket and be able to ski or snowboard to the venue.

Spectators are asked to respect the security perimeter. 

 

KEY EVENTS

Parade of Nations

Date: April 14

Location: WSSF Main Stage at Skier’s Plaza

Time: 4:00 PM

The Parade of Athletes: Athletes will meet at the Whistler Fire Station and will make their way down the Village Stroll around the Longhorn Saloon & Grill and end at the WSSF Main Stage located in Skier’s Plaza.

 

Opening Ceremony

Date: April 14

Time: 4:30 PM

Place: WSSF Main Stage at Skier’s Plaza

 

Awards & Closing Ceremony

Date: April 16

Time: 4:00 PM

Place: WSSF Main Stage at Skier’s Plaza

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo Credit:Tourism Whistler/Justa Jeskova