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K2 Big Mountain

When : 9 a.m. Thu, 21st - Sun, 24th August 2014
Where : Craigieburn


The K2 Big Mountain is celebrating its 16th anniversary this year!! The K2 Big Mountain is the premier event in the CHILL Series calendar. The four day event at Craigieburn Valley includes two days of competition in some of NZ’s gnarliest terrain. The event is known for it’s entertainment value with competitors straight-lining tight chutes, jumping enormous cliffs and pushing what’s possible (and sane) on skis and snowboard, it’s one hell of a show.

If you’re wanting to register for the event here’s all the info you’ll need:

• Key Event Details

• Mountain Info

• Accommodation

• Registration


Key Details

Thursday, 21 August – Registration and ski day.

Friday & Saturday, 22-23 August – competition days.

Sunday, 24 of August – weather day or another ski day.

This year the event format is Open.

Prize Money: 2000 nzd!

Entry fee and accommodation packages have been reasonably priced to encourage competitors and spectators to stay up on the mountain and enjoy a complete Big Mountain experience, at one of NZ’s coolest club fields. Staying up at Craigieburn means you can relax after a full-on days skiing and celebrate 16 years of the K2 Big Mountain with other Kiwi and international Big Mountain skiers and riders. The lodge is super cosy, there’s a licensed bar and the chef at Craigieburn cooks up a mean feed so you will be well looked after.

Entry is 18+ but in the interest of fostering the sport in New Zealand CHILL will invite at least 5 juniors to compete.

Last year the K2 Big Mountain Comp did not disappoint, with competitors waking up on the Friday morning to a fresh snow fall. The competition was action-packed with no shortage of big lines, big hucks and a great vibe, another epic K2 Big Mountain comp. Check out the official edit by Riley Bathurst below.



Mountain Details:

Craigieburn – Ski the Big One
1.5- 1.75 hrs from Christchurch
Not groomed
Closest town: Springfield
Tows – 3 rope tows (Nutcrackers)
Tow belt hire available on the mountain
Competitor lift ticket prices: see price packages here.
On mountain bar: Yes
On mountain accommodation: Yes
Food available on the mountain: Yes (Eftpos available at the bar, bring cash for day lodge food)


The entry packages include on-mountain accommodation including Dinner & Breakfast. Click here to view all available options.


Click here to view the different packages and pricing options. Please use the package reference/name for the your registration below.

The quoted prices are available until the 7th of August. Pricing is subject to change from 8 August. Bookings are subject to accommodation availability and will be confirmed on receipt of payment.

Payment Options:

Direct Debit Option
If you would like to pay via bank deposit, please make sure that you include your Full Name as a reference so that we can identify your payment. If you make your deposit at a bank, please remind the bank teller to include the reference.

Bank: ANZ. Account name: CHILL. Account number: 06 0801 0665280 01

Credit Card Option
Just give CHILL HQ a call on +64 3 365 6530 and one of the helpful CHILL crew members can process the payment over the phone (a 2% processing fee applies). Make sure you have the following details handy: full name and credit card details.

EFTPOS/Cash in store
Come and see us at 16 Bealey Ave. You can pay cash or by Eftpos or Credit Card (2% processing fee applies for Credit Card).

Cancellation Policies:

A full refund (less $35 admin fee) applies by notifying event management at least 14 days in advance prior to event start.
No refund will apply if you cancel 14 days or less prior to event start.

A 40% refund applies if you need to claim for injury or sickness 7 days prior to event start. CHILL must receive your written request including a medical certificate stating that you are unable to compete. Receipt of doctor’s visit is not accepted as medical certificate.

Refunds which fall outside of these conditions may be granted under exceptional circumstances. Application must be made in writing to the CHILL with evidence provided. Allow a minimum of 15 working days for refund to arrive.
No refund will apply if participants are withdrawn from the event as a result of breaching the competition or safety regulations of the event.

CHILL will not be liable for refunds due to snow/weather conditions during the event.

Entry Packages K2 Big Mtn CHILL Series 2014




Contact : CHILL HQ: or +64 3 365 6530
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Category : CHILL