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What KT's road to Verbier is all about.
Kristofer is out for more than just the Freeride World Tour Title - and you are invited to join him.
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The Turd, the Mountain Birch, Toffe, or KT. Those are just a few nicknames for the Northern Swede, Kristofer Turdell.
He is a man of many talents. He has Heaps of trophies, he knows his way around a mine, and he is the best competitor on the Freeride World Tour based on average placements. But, here’s the but: Something is missing. A significant blank in the spreadsheet, An empty space on the trophy shelf, a podium unconquered. We are talking about A win on the Bec des Rosses, a feat that is yet to be accomplished by KT.
KT aims to win the most prestigious competition in the whole wide world of Big Mountain Skiing. And to do so, he will need to go faster, bigger, and harder than ever before. However, Before he can do so, he will need to up his game. Furthermore, he'll have to deliver on the actual competitions. And that, ladies and gentlemen, is what ‘The Road to Verbier' is all about.
Kristofer Turdell's road to Verbier – part 1
Kristofer knows his weaknesses, and who to call to help strengthen them. Together with Sweden's all-out all-star freeskiing elite, he goes into practice. But skiing isn't everything, KT knows that his 360's need a bit of work on 'em as well, which is a task for the head coach of the Swedish Freeski Team to fix.
Doing good in Verbier is a combination of skiing, jumps, air and style.
Kristofer Turdell's road to Verbier – part 2
Comp season is getting closer and closer, and KT needs to try his wings on the Big Mountains - something that is easier said than done when skiing in Sweden. However, there is one place that offers challenging terrain enough for a world champ - the highest peak of Jämtland.
Apart from that, KT meets up with a Swedish racing legend to up his edge-to-edge game.
Kristofer Turdell's road to Verbier – part 3
It's game on for Kristofer as the first leg of the Freeride World Tour is set to go off in Andorra. After months of preparation, Turdell is finally back in the start gate to prove he has what it takes to rack up enough points to qualify for Verbier.
Kristofer Turdell's road to Verbier – part 4
The fourth and last instalment of KT's Road to Verbier is the one it all comes down to. Join Kristofer as he heads for the final stop of the Freeride World Tour to turn his dream into reality.
My drop was totally blind!
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