Mar 21, 2018 - Mar 24, 2018
Leysin - Sports
An amazing event to feast your eyes upon! Watching 4 cross racers battle it out or performing spectacular big air jumps, it’s breathtaking stuff for onlookers. Swiss apprentices and college students go all out to thrill spectators on Leysin’s ski pistes.
The GiantXTour competition based in Leysin’s Freestyle Park is a winter season firm favourite, delighting spectators for over 2 decades already. Who hasn’t dreamed of imitating the pros we see again and again on the internet ? This competition allows the country’s apprentices and college students to impress the public in real time.
On both skis and snowboard competitors give it their all. The cross race is always thrilling and a tight battle to overtake your 3 rivals. As for Big Air, the jumps just keep on coming, each one higher than the last !
Tip for spectators: competitors may only be 16-18 years old but they know how to excite the public like seasoned pros ! So everyone can join in and keep fingers crossed for their favourites, willing them on to that top step of the podium.