Showcase Showdown

Date:    Saturday, March 15, 2014
Time:    1:00pm Qualifiers / 4:00pm Finals
Where:  Skiers Plaza: Base of Whistler Mountain

Showcase Showdown March 14 and 15th 2014

 The Showcase Showdown, in its 17th year, is the longest-running Canadian snowboard competition. This year, it's happening in Whistler on March 14 and 15th, 2014. Presented by Monster Energy, Burton, Vans, Oakley, Kokanee, Ride, Salomon, SkullCandy, Dakine, Sandbox, and Samsung. You do not want to miss this epic event.

The always popular Showcase Showdown is happening on Saturday, March 15th. The Showdown is a freestyle snowboard competition that takes place at the base of Whistler Mountain, where competitors take several runs down the hill hitting a number of jumps and rails along the way. At the bottom of the hill is the "show jump" the biggest jump of them all where competitors throw their biggest and best tricks.

Photo Credit: Tourism Whistler / Chad Chomlack

Riders are judged on their best run. The riders with the best runs after qualifying make it to the finals at 4:00pm.

If you're interested in checking this year's contest out just make your way down to Skiers Plaza at the bottom of Whistler Mountain. The qualifying rounds start around 1:00pm with the finals beginning at 4PM. The contest is 100% FREE to check out.

Snowboarders interested in participating in this year's event should head on over to the Whistler Blackcomb website for more information.

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