The 2013 Dew Tour kicks off this week in Breckenridge, Colorado. The free, 4-day action packed festival features ski and snowboarding competitions along with live music and other rad events. If you can’t make it to the event to see all the action live, don’t worry the event will be aired on NBC and on dewtour.com.
The Dew Tour’s iON Mountain Championships have been named the first of five official Olympic Selection events. This means fans will be treated to some of the best competition in the world as athletes look to secure their spot on the 2014 Winter Olympics team. We’ll be there covering the action and checking throughout the weekend.
NBC ION MOUNTAIN CHAMPIONSHIPS INFO
Dew Tour General Information
The Dew Tour is a free 4-day action sports and lifestyle festival coming to Breckenridge, Colorado December 12-15. The event features ski and snowboarding competitions with live music and the Dew Tour Experience where fans can enjoy athlete autograph signings, giveaways, games and more as they learn more about the Dew Tour partners.
Where is the Dew Tour?
The Dew Tour iON Mountain Championships will be held at Breckenridge Ski Resort’s Peak 8, just off of the BreckConnect gondola and the Colorado SuperChair.
All athlete events are taking place at Peak 8 of the Breckenridge Ski Resort. Spectators will be able to access the Slopestyle competitions directly from the Peak 8 Base Area; Look for directional signs for detailed access. For all Superpipe events, spectators can access the venue in the Freeway Terrain park via Rip’s Ride (Chair 7) at the Peak 8 Base Area. Free foot passenger tickets are available at any Peak 8 ticket window, from guest service personnel or at the chairlift. Rip’s Ride is for uphill access only, so all foot passenger spectators will be required to walk down from the venue; proper footwear is encouraged. Skier/Rider access is only available from Rip’s Ride, with a short traverse over to Freeway. Busses and the BreckConnect Gondola will run late for the nighttime events from the Breckenridge Transportation Center.
The following events will be featured at the Dew Tour iON Mountain Championships:
Men’s Ski Superpipe
Women’s Ski Superpipe
Men’s Ski Slopestyle
Women’s Ski Slopestyle
Men’s Snowboard Superpipe
Women’s Snowboard Superpipe
Men’s Snowboard Slopestyle
Women’s Snowboard Slopestyle
Nike Snowboarding Streetstyle
What can someone expect in The Dew Tour experience?
The Dew Tour Experience reflects the culture of action sports and the lifestyle of our fans through live partner brand experiences. The Dew Tour Experience will be FREE for everyone. Our partners will have plenty for Dew Tour fans to enjoy including athlete autograph signings, giveaways, activities and more.
Where can someone watch coverage of the Dew Tour?
The iON Mountain Championships can be viewed on TV via NBC and NBC Sports Network. Fans can also live stream all the action at dewtour.com. Don’t miss every competition, athlete interviews, industry insiders and behind the scenes action from Breckenridge, all on Dew Tour Live and the NBC Sports Live Extra app for iOS and Android mobile and tablet devices.
2013 Schedule of Events TV and Online (Eastern Standard Time):
Thursday, December 12
11:30am – Men’s Freeski Slopestyle Semi-Final
3pm – Men’s Snowboard Superpipe Semi-Final
Friday, December 13
11:30am – Women’s Freeski Superpipe Final
1:30pm – Men’s Snowboard Slopestyle Semi-Final
5pm – Women’s Snowboard Slopestyle Final
7pm – Men’s Freeski Superpipe Semi-Final
Saturday, December 14
12pm – Men’s Snowboard Superpipe Final
2:15pm – Women’s Snowboard Superpipe Final
4pm – Women’s Freeski Slopestyle Final
7pm – Men’s Freeski Superpipe Final
1am – Men’s Freeski Superpipe Final (Taped)
Sunday, December 15
12pm – Men’s Freeski Slopestyle Final
3pm – Men’s Snowboard Slopestyle Final