28 March 2009
FRENCH RIDERS DOMINATE DURING FREERIDE SEGMENT OF THE NORTH FACE SKI CHALLENGE By: Michel Beaudry Val Thorens, France: The snow fell. The weather cooperated. And some of Europe?s top young freeriders got to show their stuff today on the steep, demanding slopes of the Glaciers de Thorens. It was the opening event in the third running of the North Face Ski Challenge presented by Gore-Tex, and according to event director, Romain Raisson, it was a true test of the skiers? big-mountain talents....