The 2017 British Ski & Snowboard Cross selection and competition series starts next weekend at the Snow Factor, Braehead. This event is open to everyone.
Saturday 21st May will be the first official selection event of the 2017/18 season where athletes can try out for selection onto the British Ski & Snowboard cross programs. The selection series is aimed at junior and senior athletes looking to represent GB at ski or snowboard cross.
Sunday 22nd May will be the first official Ski & Snowboard cross competition of the 2017 calendar. This will be one of several GBX competitions running throughout the summer – the GBX competition series is collective in terms of point won and we will announce overall placings after the final competition of the summer.
Age categories are:-
Under 12 (2 qualification runs then top 8 to finals) – Year of birth 2007, 2006
Under 14 (2 qualification runs then top 8 to finals) – Year of birth 2005, 2004
Under 16 (2 qualification runs then top 16 to finals) – Year of birth 2003, 2002
Under 21 (2 qualification runs then top 16 to finals) – Year of birth 1999, 1998, 1997)
Open & Masters combined (2 qualification runs then top 16 to finals)
The competitions will be a fun and exciting event so please come along if you think it will be fun.