Snowboard world cup big air was to be held on Tuesday, but the moratorium after the whole Saturday program was canceled. Finally, the organizers announced that the big air is canceled for the world cup with regard to completely.
the International ski federation FIS announced in a statement that big air has canceled ”the weather forecast and athletes the best thought”.
free style team head coach Antti Koskinen said on Wednesday the Finnish snowboard association bulletin, that the weather has not been the only factor in the decision of in the background.
Koskinen according to the first practice jump didn't work, but it was built wrong.
the head Coach also says that on race day the weather was not the only factor.
– the Ramp was still bad. The cam design was in big trouble and there was already debate about whether the ramp dangerous. In the end, the organizers ended up transferring the beginning in the hope that they could edit the ramp, but during the break the weather gets so bad that the activities it was decided to cancel for the day, Koskinen said in the announcement.
the Final withdrawal was announced on Tuesday evening.
– TV and other logistics had not found the spare time the rest of the race program. Like the full points we can't give here, for the first time the Sierra Nevada was being close to this situation, where time is not enough. Nothing about it had not been learned. I hope slopestylessä all goes well.