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FWT organizers finalize judging

Organizers of the newly merged Freeride World Tour meet to determine judging criteria

Originally Published: September 6, 2012
By Griffin Post | ESPN.com

Big mountain freeriding is one of the most difficult sports to judge. Besides the diversity of lines that one venue might offer, judges must consider the way the competitor rides the line, the tricks thrown, and the rider's own personal style, plus there's the way the venue's snow conditions might change from the first competitor to the last. At times, it's not a matter of comparing apples to oranges, but apples to orangutans.

While the Freeskiing World Tour, Freeride World ...

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