St Anton am Arlberg will once again host "the craziest ski race since the White Thrill". The Red Bull Hut Rally in St Anton will take place Dec. 21 and 22.
Freeskiers of all levels are invited to the ski resort to take part in this annual competition. The aim is to find the fastest line beween mountain huts and moguls down ot he base station of the Galzigbahn lifts.
Twenty-four freeski pros will be taking part in the event, including the Skicross X-Games winner, Daron Rahlves and Olympic silver medallist and reigning World Champion in Skicross, Andi Matt.
Freeskiers, ski instructors, hobby racers, freeriders, and other ski sport enthusiasts are all welcome to register for this race on the Red Bull Web site.
The two-kilometre race (down a 450-metre-vertical) kicks off with a massive jump start in the snow and there are almost no rules! Dec. 21, amateurs will have to go through a qualifying round to be able to join the six-person heats on the next day. During the race on Dec. 22, four amateurs will have the opportunity to chase the pros.
The prizes include an off-road vehicle for both the men and women winners.