Banked Slalom is Back Baby | Hotter Than Ever – Registrations Now Open

Calling All Snowboarders: Come and take part in Australia's most iconic day of snowboarding. Racing, riding, thrills and spills. Good times guaranteed.

It’s back, the most serious competition on the Aussie circuit. Are you ready to embark on a snowboarding adventure that will test your skills, push your limits, and ignite your fiery passion of a thousand sons? Register now for the 9th Annual Transfer Banked Slalom at Thredbo Resort on Friday August 11!

Riders from all backgrounds are welcomed to showcase their talent and embrace the oh sweet rush of adrenaline as they race like their life depends on it (it does) on a specially designed course. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity—register now and prepare to conquer the mountain with your crew of friends…and enemies. No skiers allowed.

Experience the Challenge, Feel the Vibe: The Transfer Banked Slalom is a one-of-a-kind event that combines the elements of speed, precision, and technicality. Ride dirty through banked turns, jumps, and obstacles that will put your snowboarding skills to the test. It’s a thrilling race against the clock, where every twist and turn demands finesse and strategy (NOT JOKING). Join the ranks of passionate and god like riders such as Nicolas Mueller, Terje Haskonsen, Scotty James, Robbie Walker, Emily Arthur, Torah Bright, Tess Coady and more who have conquered this legendary course and etch your name in the event’s history!

Aussie Snowboard Community Unite: The event isn’t just about the race; it’s about coming together as a community of snowboarding NERDS. Experience the contagious energy as riders from around the world gather to celebrate their shared love for the sport. Whether you’re a seasoned veteran or a first-time competitor, this event creates an atmosphere of good vibes only, where riders support one another…till it’s a race to the death. Forge new friendships, make new enemies, exchange secrets about the course, and revel in the thrill of being part of a thriving snowboard community like no other. We like to ride, we like to party, we like to Banked Slalom.

Groms to Grandmas – EVERYONE is welcome: No matter your skill level, the 9th Annual Transfer Banked Slalom has a division tailored just for you. From rookies to seasoned veterans, the event provides multiple categories to ensure fair competition and maximum enjoyment. Whether you’re a beginner seeking your first sweet taste of competitive snowboarding or an experienced rider aiming for the podium (but will probably come 30th), there’s a division that matches your vibe.

Register Now to Secure Your Spot: Ready to race? Head here now and secure your spot…Hurry, as spots are limited, and this event is known to fill up quickly! Every competitor gets an extremely limited, competitor only t-shirt – a slice of history that has become a collectors item!

Prepare, Train, and WAX: Considering you are entering one of the most challenging snowboard events in the history of snowboard events, it is critical that you prepare both mentally and physically.

One thing is certain – YOU NEED TO WAX UP! Wax Night is going down again at ESS Boardstore Jindabyne, on Thursday 10 August (night before) – Enjoy all the things you need to succeed in competition the following day; Beer, Pizza and a fresh wax. You can also collect your race plate here, to ensure less stress on the day of the event. Thanks to Sims Snowboard and ESS Boardstore for putting on this epic pre-competition night.

A huge shout out to our other event partners, who are leveling up the Banked Slalom event this year, as well as coming together to deliver an epic prize pack beyond bragging rights. Thanks to The North Face, Pirate Life, Sims Snowboards, YETI, GoPro, G SHOCK and Thredbo Resort!


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