FWT Courmayeur 2013: Marcus Eder and Aurelien Routens Take Top Spots for Skiing and Snowboarding Respectively

 

While those of us in North America were fast asleep last night, another glorious day in competitive freeriding was going down across the pond in Courmayeur, Italy. The waiting periods have been paying off in the last two FWT events, loading up the venues with chargeworthy pow and solid visibility.

Results:

Ski:

1. Eder Markus ITA
2. Heitz Jérémie SUI
3. Barkered Reine SWE

Argentina's Nicolas Salencon samples an aesthetic line at FWT Courmayeur 2013.: Photo: J.Bernard, courtesy of the FWT.Argentina's Nicolas Salencon samples an aesthetic line at FWT Courmayeur 2013.: Photo: J.Bernard, courtesy of the FWT.

Fernie's Ben Ogilvie shows his bases on a greasy three.: Photo: P.Field, courtesy of the FWTFernie's Ben Ogilvie shows his bases on a greasy three.: Photo: P.Field, courtesy of the FWT

Snowboard:

1. Routens Aurélien FRA
2. Rodosky John USA
3. Badoux Emilien SUI

France's Aurellen Routens puts down the old drop and slash on his way to first place.: Photo: D.Daher, courtesy of the FWT.France's Aurellen Routens puts down the old drop and slash on his way to first place.: Photo: D.Daher, courtesy of the FWT.

This was a mens' only event...the women will join next week, for the next event across the valley in Chamonix.

Check out www.freerideworldtour.com to check more photos, watch a replay of the whole event and get a full results list as it's posted.

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