Founded in 2010, The North Face Park and Pipe Open Series (PPOS) is a freeskiing tour featuring slopestyle, halfpipe, big air, and rail jam skiing competitions with $55,000 in total prize value up for grabs. As one of the only open-format event series, amateurs have the opportunity to compete alongside top pros.
All four PPOS events are part of the Association of Freeskiing Professionals (AFP) competition schedule. The PPOS will work in conjunction with AFP on competition judging with Steele Spence serving as head judge for the series. The Northstar California stop will both be International Ski Federation (FIS) sanctioned NORAM CUP events with athletes earning FIS points.
Thursday Mar 7
Friday Mar 8
Saturday Mar 9
Sunday Mar 10
All United States citizens must purchase a membership for FIS and USSA by March 1, 2013! Non-US citizens will only be required to purchase the FIS membership by March 1.
**Schedule is subject to change. More detailed and up to date schedule will be sent to all competitors prior to the event as well as onsite.
The North Face Store - Village at Northstar
All guests who spend $150.00 Tuesday - Sunday (3/5 - 3/10) will receive a raffle ticket for a prize of two jacktes ($700 value). For more information visit The North Face Store.
Movie Screening and Athlete Signing
6:15 pm - "The Eighty Six" a film by Nick Martini and Stept Productions will be premiered in front of the North Face Store in the Village at Northstar.
7 pm - Poster signing and chance to meet The North Face athletes Nick Martini and Devin Logan at the North Face Store in the Village at Northstar