The world’s best free
skiers will once again make the pilgrimage to the South Island ski Mecca
of Lake Wanaka for the third annual Volkl New Zealand Free Ski Open
on 21-29 August 2007.
The biggest event of
its kind in the Southern Hemisphere, the Volkl New Zealand Free Ski
Open attracts top athletes ranging from extreme skiing world champions
to X Games gold medallists. The action takes place in the park and giant
superpipe of Snow Park NZ as well as the steepest and most challenging
backcountry terrain, accessible only by helicopter and the testing chutes
of The Remarkable and Treble Cone ski areas.