Taos Adult Freeride

21 - 24 Mar

In 2023, TAOS Ski Valley is excited to host a 3* Freeride Competition and one of the three 4* Championship Series stops in conjunction with the International Freeskiers and Snowboarders Association and the Freeride World Tour. TAOS will also host a 1-day Master Division. 

The 3* Taos Freeride Competition will be held as a 1-day competition on March 21, 2023. Weather day is scheduled for March 22, 2023.   

The 4* Championship Competition will be held on March 23, 2023. Weather day is scheduled for March 24, 2023. This premiere big-mountain event is New Mexico's largest and most prestigious ski and snowboard competition. Athletes from around the globe descend on TAOS Ski Valley to test themselves against the resort's famed steeps, chasing the top podium spot and trying to get one step closer to making the Freeride World Tour.

Master Division will be held on March 21, 2023.

There will be terrain closures for the event. Exact terrain TBD.

Live Stream starts at 10AM!


You need a FWQ/IFSA membership to register and compete in the 3* and 4* competitions. 

Master division competitors do not need a FWQ/IFSA membership to compete. You must be 40+ to compete in the Master's division.

FWQ 3*:

  • CLICK HERE for 3* Registration and Information
  • Opens: Feb 7, 2023 // Closes: Feb 21, 2023 

FWQ 4*:

  • CLICK HERE for 4* Information
  • Registration information will be shared with qualified riders


  • CLICK HERE for Masters Registration 
  • Opens: Feb 20 @ 5:00PM MST // Closes: March 14 or When Full


Monday, MARCH 20TH:

  • Venue Inspection Day (venue open to the public)
  • 4:30PM - 6:00PM: Mandatory 3* & Masters athlete check-in, Resort Center

Tuesday, March 21st:

  • AM Mandatory Athlete Meeting, location TBD
  • 3* Competition & Masters Competition
  • Après-Ski: 3* Awards, location TBD

Wednesday, March 22nd:

  • Weather Day for 3* Competition & Masters Competition
  • 4:30PM - 6:00PM: Mandatory 4* athlete check-in, Resort Center

Thursday, March 23rd:

  • AM Mandatory Athlete Meeting, location TBD
  • 4* Competition Competition
  • Après-Ski: Awards, location TBD

Friday, March 24th:

  • Weather Day for 4* Competition and Masters Competition
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