Whistler BC – The Nokia Snowboard FIS World Cup presented by D2 Private andGrundig is set to take to the slopes of Whistler tomorrow – Friday December8th! The Audi Snowboard Cross will kick off four days of competition thatalso includes a Super Pipe Contest and the McCain Pizza Pockets GS.

The snowmaking crews at Blackcomb Mountain have done an exceptional job totop off the meter base of natural snow to create the best competition venuesof the year so far! The snow is hard, grippy and fast – ideal for theriders!

Under ideal warm sunny skies the crowds of Blackcomb were amazed asorganizers flew in an Audi TT 4000 vertical feet up the mountain to thebiggest jump on the Snowboard Cross course.

Watch for upcoming results from this weekend’s events right here on Transworldsnowboarding.com- part of the TelusMobility Whistler WinterStart Festival.