The Winter Dew Tour today announced the roster of athletes that are pre-qualified for the 2008/09 Winter Dew Tour's first stop in Breckenridge, Colorado. The event will take place December 18-21 on Peak 8 at Breckenridge Ski Resort. The three-stop Tour also includes stops to Mt. Snow Resort in West Dover, VT and Northstar-at-Tahoe in Tahoe, California.
The full list of pre-qualified skiers are as follows:
SKI Superpipe Men
SKI Superpipe Women
SKI Slopestyle Men
SKI Slopestyle Women
Similar to the Dew Tour's summer competition structure, the Winter Dew Tour will be based on a cumulative points system as the top snow athletes battle it out for a piece of the $1.5 million prize purse and the chance to take home the Dew Cup at the conclusion of the season in February.
The complete 2008/09 Winter Dew Tour schedule is as follows:
Event Date Location
Stop 1: Dec. 18-21, 2008 Breckenridge, Colo. - Breckenridge Ski Resort
Stop 2: Jan. 8-11, 2009 West Dover, Vt. - Mount Snow Resort
Stop 3: Feb. 19-22, 2009 Lake Tahoe, Calif. - Northstar-at-Tahoe Resort
NS will be on hand at all three Dew Tour stops beginning next week in Breckenridge giving you up-to-date coverage on one of the most talked about and highly anticipated events of the year. Stay tuned.