Red Bull 400 Courchevel
On June 10, 2017, go to Courchevel for the first Red Bull 400 in France. The Red Bull 400 is 400 meters to go. Until then, nothing very frightening. A priori simple, this race consists of running as fast as possible on a steep slope with a tilt of up to 36 degrees. Now you understand where the difficulty is!
The 2017 edition of the Red Bull 400 takes place in France
For this first edition in France, the Red Bull 400 2017 choses to take place on the Olympic ski jump of Courchevel.
Considered one of the most challenging races in the world, this competition is both a physical and a mental challenge. Indeed, even if a distance of 400 m does not seem so long, the Red Bull Courchevel is a race in altitude, which takes place on a slope of ski jump inclined to more than 35 degrees.
The 400 riders will be part of different categories, for several challenges. The races take place in solo or in teams of 4 (4 x 100 meters).
In other words, you have the individual 400 m men, the 400 m individual women, the relay 4 x 100 m men and the relay 4 x 100 m mixed.
Program of the Red Bull 400 Courchevel
From Friday 09 June, from 17h to 19h30, you can collect your bibs.
The day of Saturday, June 10, 2017 will begin with a handing-over of the bibs, for those who will not go to pick them the day before, from 7:30 to 10:45.
Until 3:45 pm the qualifications will take place. From 4 pm to 5 pm the brackers to chain with the finals, from 17h15 to 17h55.
And to end the day in style, you can enjoy the After Party Red Bull 400, starting at 18:30.
As expected, the event will be organized on the springboard of the Praz, one of the most important ski jumping sites in France.
If you too want to take up the challenge and push your limits, you know where to go next June 10! For more information on the event, visit the Red Bull 400 Courchevel website!