14th March, 2015
True to form, the heart-pumping, thrilling Red Bull Crashed Ice season will come to a close on Canadian soil, but this time in Edmonton, Western Canada, former hometown of Ice hockey legend Wayne Gretzky.
After hosting Red Bull Crashed Ice in Quebec City for nine straight years, the Ice Cross Downhill World Championship moves to the west to crown its 2015 champ.
The Edmonton track will be one-of-a-kind that will bring the sport to the next level. A hard-charging pack of ever-improving rivals will be attempting to knock reigning champion Marco Dallago off his throne.
The track will start in Edmonton’s city centre and will make its way down by River Valley. The skaters will have to give it everything and showcase their skills, technique, agility, stability, explosion, and endurance to race successfully from top to bottom – facing a steep downhill section before crossing the finish line.
Here’s why you should get into the action…