There is no minimum age to purchase a Freeride Junior Tour license in Region 1 Europe Oceania.
However, there will be two age groups: Under 14 (10 to 14 years old) and 14 to 18 years old.
Freeride Junior Tour 14-18:
Any rider turning 14 before June 1 of the current season is eligible to compete. If a rider turns 14 on or after June 1 he can chose if he wants to compete in the Under 14 category or in the 14-18 category but they must turn 14 prior to the event.
A rider turning 18 on or after June 1 of the current season will remain a junior for the entire season. A rider turning 18 during the season can only move on to the adult tour in the year after he has finished the current season as a junior.
Freeride Junior Tour Under 14:
As of the 2018 season there will be a new category for junior riders from 10-14 years of age. There will be special venues for this age category and all junior riders in the “under 14 year category” must be accompanied by an adult (parent or coach) at all times
Juniors turning 10 years old on or before May 31st are eligible to compete in the U-14 age group. Juniors turning 10 years old on or after June 1st are not allowed to compete in the U-14 age group, they must wait until the next season.
Juniors turning 14 on or after June 1st of the current season can chose if they want to compete in the U-14 or in the 14-18 age category during the ongoing season. Juniors turning 14 before or on May 31st cannot compete in the 10-14 age group and have to compete in the older 14-18 category.