The Intersport Spring Festival is returning to St Anton am Arlberg April 21-25. It brings with it a number of exciting activities and championships for participants and spectators alike.
Skiers and snowboarders have the chance to discover the slopes and off-piste with a local guide as well as try out the mogul run. The festival also features the Austrian Ski Instructor Championships, the Big Air Contest for skis and snowboarders, the Freeride Contest, as well as the Austrian Ski Demo Championships. These impressive events draw the crowds and are complete with slope-side tunes.
The White Thrill is the spring sporting highlight of the St Anton am Arlberg ski area and takes place April 25. Hundreds of skiers, snowboarders, bigfooters, and telemarkers meet on the Valluga at 2650 metres for the mass start. The White Thrill is the first stage of the alpine triathlon "Arlberg Eagle" which also features a half marathon in July and a mountain-bike marathon in August.
The ski area of St Anton am Arlberg offers access to 440 kilometres of slopes for all levels of ability connected by 85 state-of-the-art cable cars, and lifts. The resort is particularly popular with snowboarders for its funpark, complete with barriers, pro jumps, a washboard, a tabletop, slides, and a fun box.