Published on February 19th, 2016 | by adventuremag
Mt Ruapehu’s Gravity Festival is taking place this weekend, with the schedule of events as follows:
- Thursday: Freeriding day has been cancelled due to bad weather
- Friday: Longboard IDF Qualifying race, with the potential for a Freeride race (dependent on timing and weather)
- Saturday: Longboard IDF race
- Sunday: Drift Trike freeriding (to be confirmed)
Please see the following supporting quotes from Simon Dickson, Executive Manager – Commercial, Ruapehu Alpine Lifts:
“The Freeride race today has been cancelled due to weather conditions, but we’re looking at the potential to hold a Freeride race amongst the Longboard IDF Qualifying races tomorrow. Weather conditions are looking fine and clear for the final IDF race on Saturday.
Ruapehu Alpine Lifts is looking to hold a Drift Trike Freeride day on Sunday for anyone who’s keen to test out their skills, participation is only $95. Please contact Ruapehu Alpine Lifts for confirmation on Saturday.
You can either register online, or print out a registration form and come along on the day.
Please visit http://www.mtruapehu.com/