World Heli Challenge wraps in Wanaka

24 hours after the World Heli Challenge closure athletes are still celebrating in Wanaka, New Zealand (thanks to Carlton Dry). Why wouldn’t they want to keep ‘sending it’ after such an incredible experience! Here are some inspiring highlights in Tomohiro Fujii’s award winning documentary of the event.

Photo cred: World Heli Challenge

Congratulations to the winners:

Overall
The overall winners (best all around skiers and snowboarders) were chosen for their performance over the two days of competition (Extreme Day and Freestyle Day).

Top Three Female Skiers
1. Natalie Segal
2. Jacqui Edgerly
3. Victoria Beattie

Top Three Male Skiers
1. Marcus Eder
2. Sam Smoothy
3. Nick Devore

Top Three Female Snowboarders
1. Abby Lockhart
2. Ratty Sheidow
3. Jett Elkins

Top Three Male Snowboarders
1. Will Jackways
2. Shin Biyajima
3. Antti Autti

Freestyle Day

Snowboard Women
1st place – Abby Lockhart
2nd place – Ratty Sheidow
3rd place – Jett Elkins

Snowboard Men
1st place – Will Jackways
2nd place – Shin Biyajima
3rd place – J.J. Thomas

Ski Women
1st place – Natalie Segal
2nd place – Jacqui Edgerly
3rd place – Victoria Beattie

Ski Men
1st place – Markus Eder
2nd place – Sam Smoothy
3rd place – Nick Devore

Extreme Day

Snowboard Women
1st place – Abby Lockhart
2nd place – Ratty Sheidow
3rd place – Jett Elkins
Snowboard Men
1st place – Will Jackways
2nd place – Shin Biyajima
3rd place – Antti Autti

Ski Women
1st place – Natalie Segal
2nd place – Jacqui Edgerly
3rd place – Victoria Beattie

Ski Men
1st place – Neil Williman
2nd place – Markus Eder
3rd place – Nick Devore

Keep up to date with the Wold Heli Challenge here

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