20th to 26th January 2008 : The Dragon Mystery Tour arrives. The first stop in France at BAREGES Tourmalet ski resort | 16/01/2008
The Dragon Mystery Tour arrives: The first stop, in France, at BAREGES from the 20th to 26th January 2008 :
After being cancelled last year, due to lack of snow, the Dragon JIBUNKER is back in force to start the 2008 season. The Dragon Mystery Tour kicks off in Bareges, France, and once again Dragon has entrusted Xavier Marcou with the licence to prepare the event “JIBUNKER” on the scale never seen before! A Mountain restaurant has been transformed into a snowpark for the event with rails, slides, ramps, 20 professional riders, photographers, European journalists, and one week in the domain Tourmalet: All together you have the ingredients for JIBUNKER 2008.
Sunday 20th January: Arrival of the riders, journalists, photographers, background staff Briefing ‘Open’ session 21.00hrs: JIBUNKER launch, photos, video, dinner at ‘sucre sale’
Wednesday 23rd January 10h30 – 13h30 : Demo / Shooting JIBUNKER Come and admire the ‘class’ of Team Dragon and Team Vans 15h00 – 17h00 : Kids session / DJ / Happy Hour. Who said professional boarders and skiers with inaccessible? Come and ski or ride with Chris Sörman, Christian Weber Remi Lamazouere, Gérôme Mathieu and other great riders! (prizes and gifts courtesy of Vans and Dragon) 17h00 – 18h00 : After all the effort(!) get together at the ‘salle des fetes’, Bareges, for some ‘après ski’ 18h00 – 19h00 : The afternoon continues, at the Bareges cinema, with two films of previous events – ‘In Short’ and ‘Freesteal II’ 19h00 – 19h00 : Father Christmas comes back to Bareges! For all those attending the films a raffle of Dragon and Vans gifts.
Freeride du Tourmalet : the 8th ski, snowboard and telemark winter session the 19 january and 20 january 2008 | 08/01/2008
Freeride du Tourmalet : the 8th winter session "The Tourmalet in complete freedom"
Again this year will be held on the subject du Tourmalet, the 8th Edition of the "Free Ride" Winter Session 2008, 19 & 20 January . A true gathering of skiing, snowboarding and telemark the first day! Stay ready for these 2 days.
Saturday, 19 JANUARY Departure of riders 10am to Super Barèges De 12am to 14am: Barbecue Apéro De 14am-16:30am Signature beautiful curves At 16:30am : Rally around an hot wine From 19:30am: Hot Buvette in Barèges followed by a concert.
DiMANCHE 20 JANUARY It repeats the same and we start….!!
For further information: Eric : +33 (0)6.83.03.63.96
OPENING ski Resort of Gavarnie Gedre Friday, December 21, 2007 | 21/12/2007
OPENING ski Resort of Gavarnie Gèdre Friday, December 21, 2007 (Until Monday, March 24, 2008).
The ski resort grows! 12 news Tracks for a total of 52 km of ski and the reopening of the tracks of "La Raille".
A snowpark : the BuzzPark : In skiing or snow, you burst on marked areas and adapted to different technical levels.
Friday 2007 12 14 : Opening of the ski resort Domaine du Tourmalet, Barèges-La Mongie | 13/12/2007
Opening of the ski resort Domaine du Tourmalet, Barèges-La Mongie
The weather and snow conditions permit the opening of Domaine du Tourmalet, Barèges-La Mongie Friday, December 14, 2007. It fell 50 cm of snow for 2 days. All means are being made to open up to the slopes this Friday. Snow conditions: You will ski this weekend in good snow conditions in spring.
Prévisionnel opening of the ski area: 46 trails open depending on the climatic conditions and technical (14 green, 16 blue, 15 red and 1 black) closing of the station on Sunday at 17 h. ..
Access Barèges and La Mongie: without equipment (always include in his vehicle equipment) Source : tourmalet.fr newsletter
All of the Pyrenees Ski resort events 2006-2007 coming soon | 04/12/2006
A new Pyreneesride best of pictures video coming soon at this website and in an new specialized Pyreneesride website in Pyrénées ski resort.
The 2006-2007 winter News comeback this winter | 23/06/2006
The 2006-2007 winter News comeback this winter.
New exclusive video of The confrontation of the Dragon 2006 at the ski resort of Barèges-La Mongie - the stations of the Tourmalet. | 04/02/2006
New exclusive video filmed in paraglide of "The confrontation of the Dragon 2006" in Barèges-La Mongie - The stations of Tourmalet.
Recall: Freestyle HO5 celebrates its six years! Once more, the slopes of the ski resort Barèges-Le Tourmalet, will be taken by storm by the stars of the European snowboard and, great innovation this year, by the first go SnowArt, general public cultural event in round in France. Thanks to Freestyle HO5 and the rounds of the Dragon, the Pyrenees and the prestigious ski resort of Barèges-La Mongie - The Tourmalet stations, receive the international attention which they deserve. However, this year, not only the most prestigious pros of the continent will survey the tracks of Barèges-La Mongie but moreover, the weekend of January 28-29, the Confrontation of the Dragon will accomodate also the first stage of the French artistic round SnowArt.
Pictures of The confrontation of the Dragon 2006 and of Snowart coming next.
From June 26th to 28th, the stadium of Pau-Pyrénées will host the first stage of the 2009 I.C.F. Canoe Slalom World Cup. This international competition, which is the first to be organized since the Olympic Games in Beijing, should gather more than 30 delegations of athletes from all over the world.
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