The days are dark, wind is cold, and you can smell a huge freeski battle in the air surrounding Deštné v Orlických Horách! Unmerciful fights face to face are what the proud fortification bunker made of snow will witness. For the sixth annual time!
Are the Czech riders able to defend their boarders against the brave foreign riders from all over the globe?
- The best freeskiers in the World
- The biggest jump in Central Europe
- Night team competition Dell Mission
This is the sixth edition of Excelent Soldiers in Deštné v Orlických Horách and the first weekend in March is the time. Infamous freeski event / competition will welcome top worldclass riders who are ready to conquer the biggest jump in the broad region of Central Europe. If they conquer the jump, will they survive the party? This will also be quite a challenge, as Soldiers party belongs hands down to the wildest nights one can ever experience. The event location and venue set up offers ideal conditions for the competitors and spectators as well. The crowd in Deštné pushes riders to their top performance so that they use the heaviest amo of their trick arsenal to prove who is the real Soldier.Competition
Worldwide respect and reputation – this is what event Excelent Soldiers has earned in his history. Format of the contest is succesful, thrilling and kept for the sixth time in a row. Worldclass riders, thousands of spectators, jump of XXL size. Height of the kicker over 10 metres? And length of table exceeding 27 metres? Those are the dimensions of the bigair snow fortress! Either superpowers or just enormous portion of courage mixed with the real freeski skills is what true rider needs to fight in this battlefield.Location
Deštné v Orlických horách (CZE) is nice family ski resort located in Eastern Bohemia near the borders of Poland. It offers wide range of activities on perfectly groomed ski slopes, cross-country ski tracks and accomodation facilities ranging from low budget mountain cabines to high end pensions and hotels with top cuisine and exclusive services. One weekend per year, everything mentioned above changes and Deštné becomes the Europen freeski centre #1. The XXL jump situated on the slopes of Marta II will host trainings, semi-finals and also finals that will take place in the dark under the artificial lightning. The party tent with capacity over 2000+ visitors offers three nights full of stunning live band performances, DJs sets, drinks and pure fun for all the spectators.Riders
We are awaiting delegation of top worldclass riders not only from Europe but also from overseas. In previous years, we could see names of freeski riders from both Olympic Games and X Games in the starting list of Excelent Soldiers and we are doing our best to confirm those riders for this year´s edition again. Moreover, Excelent Soldiers has become a part of prestigeous AFP Wourld Tour and received ranking of „AFP Gold Event“. This helps to make communication with the big name riders a little bit easier.