-AVORIAZ JULY 17 Park Building : From June 15to 18
-LA CLUSAZ 25 SEPTEMBER Park Building : From June 12 to 15
Urban Sports take centre stage this summer in Savoie Mont Blanc. If the destination enjoys the strongest French attractiveness for outdoor mountain activities, its natural landscapes, its economic and academic dynamism and the quality of the experiences offered are driving the development of new urban practices. Encompassing a "ridingculture", traditional sports such as Ski, Snowboard and Mountain Bike are now joined by BMX, Skateboard and Scooter.
Offering numerous infrastructures to accommodate these disciplines -Parks, Bowls and urban furniture- Savoie Mont Blanc offers communities of enthusiasts a vast playground for both confirmed practitioners and novices. In addition to the spots already present on the territory, sports areas will be specially assembled at the beginning of the summer by Hurricane Parks, (a subsidiary of Hurricane Group, organizer of FISE events) and will host the Savoie Mont Blanc Freestyle Tour powered by FISE contests. These temporary Parks will benefit everyone: introductory times will be offered to novices, the more seasoned can practice their "runs" to perfect themselves before being joined by the pro riders during each stage.
The new Olympic disciplines at the heart of the tour Open to all and multi-discipline (BMX, Skateboard and Scooter), this new Savoie Mont Blanc Freestyle Tour powered by FISE promotes a spot at each stage by going to meet local practitioners and tourists with a new, immersive format which a strong representation of the FISE identity. Bringing together all generations of Freestyle enthusiasts or the simply curious, the Agence Savoie Mont Blanc has the opportunity to highlight the diversity of summer activities, to promote these sports and their accessibility to everyone. Already acclaimed by Outdoor disciplines lovers, Savoie Mont Blanc and the resorts broaden their sporting horizons with these exclusive events which will punctuate the whole summer. An interest also justified by the recent introduction to the Olympic Games of BMX Freestyle Park and Skateboarding, which will make their first appearance at Tokyo 2020 postponed to this summer, before those of Paris in 2024.