NEW FWQ/FJT COMPS IN JAPAN
Check out this season's FWQ and FJT competitions in the land of the rising sun!
Welcome to the county of the deepest snow! From Hakuba to Lotte Arai, from January to March. There's plenty of action for everyone!
Since 2018, the illustrious town of Hakuba is home to the first Freeride World Tour stop of the winter. Besides our 3* qualifier, there is also a whole new 1* FWQ event in March this winter.
Maiko Snow Resort
Qualifiers and Juniors events held in Maiko Snow Resort in 2019 (C)Yoichi Goto
Varied terrain, great snow conditions, fast ski lifts, spectacular views and excellent ease of access make Maiko Snow Resort a great resort for backcountry skiing.
Appi Kogen Ski Resort, Iwate
We added the backcountry paradise of Appi Kogen to this year's calendar. Sign up for these brand new events!
Kiroro Ski Resort, Hokkaido
(C)Kiroro Ski Resort
Kiroro Resort has some of the deepest snow in the world and is famous for freeriding! We have upgraded last year's 2* to a 3* competition!
Lotte Arai Resort
(C)Lotte Arai Resort
Known for its heavy snowfalls and culture of freeriding the Lotte Arai Resort in Myoko, Niigata will again be hosting a FWQ 2* event.
Don't miss out!
Hooked? So save the dates and sign up for our Japanese FWQ/FJT competitions ASAP! We strongly recommend to check out at least one of these 5 georgous resorts and let the legendary powder blow your mind! And what's a better occasion for doing so than competing in one of our brand new FWQ competitions as well as in the recurrent ones.
The riders REGISTRATION will open on Thursday 6 weeks before each competition and will close about 4 weeks prior to each competition. For more information please check our FAQ and Handbooks or the links to the event pages.
Here are some of last year's highlights: