A Spring Festival follows from April 18th to 21st. Local guide take skiers and boarders on a tour of the slopes and The Austrian Ski Instructor and Demo Championships take place during the Festivals once again.
These Championships involve four competitions: the Austrian ski instructor championships, a Big Air contest for both skiers and boarders, a Freeride contest and the Austrian ski demo championships. These demo championships are a visual pleasure for the spectators, watching as the best six man team perform perfect synchronized swings to music.
Another Spring sporting highlight in St Anton is - "The White Thrill." Several hundred skiers, snowboarders, Bigfooters and Telemarkers meet on the Valluga at 2650 meters for the mass start. Obstacles on the slope which require unusual jump techniques make the race an unforgettable experience for participants and spectators.
"The White Thrill" is also the first stage of the Alpine triathlon "Arlberg Eagle". To win the overall trophy a participant must be ahead of the field in the ski race, in the half marathon in July and in the mountain-bike marathon in August.