course map

Course Map




Reminiscing about the history of the Riesen Slalom

  • Chapter 1 - The dream for Happo - a downhill race
  • Chapter 2 - Innovative development
  • Chapter 3 – Happo-one Riesen Slalom
Time Schedule
6:45 Ticket window opens for competitors (Nakiyama Ticket Center in front of Nakiyama Triple Lift)
7:00 Competitors can ride Nakiyama 3 triple lift
7:10 Competitors can ride Riesen quad lift
7:30 Course Inspection starts
8:00 Course inspection limited time
8:20 Course inspection finished
  • Players must wear a helmet and wear their official bib number
  • General lift ticket sales start at 7:45am
  • Nakiyama 3 triple lift plans to open at 8:00am
Competition Schedule & CategoryCurrent age group is according to your date of birth as of 1st April 2024
Competition Schedule Men Women Starting Order
Tuesday 20th February
Course separation (slope safety check before the competition)
Day 1 Wednesday 21st
◎A course
Altitude 595m
Distance 2,500m
Class 5 (Age 60~69)
Class 6 (Age over 70)
Class 7 (Age over 80)
Class 1 (youth~39)
Class 2 (Age 40~59)
Class 3 (Age over 60)
1. Men Class 7 (Age over 80)
2. Women Class 3 (Age over 60)
3. Men Class 6 (Age over 70~79)
4. Women Class 2 (Age 40~59)
5. Women Class 1 (youth~39)
6. Men Class 5 (Age 60~69)
7. A course open class
Open Class Men Age 12 ~ Age 59
Day 2 Thursday 22nd
◎B course
Altitude 595m
Distance 2,500m
Class 1 (youth~24)
Class 2 (Age 25~39)
Class 3 (Age 40~49)
Class 4 (Age 50-59)
- 1. Men Class 4 (Age 50~59)
2. Men Class 3 (Age 40~49)
3. Men Class 2 (Age 25~39)
4. Men Class 1 (youth~24)
5. B course open class
Open Class Men (Age over 60) ・Women Age 12 ~ no upper age limit
Race Category
Important Notes
*Personal Time Race
*The pole setting will change for Course A and Course B
*Must wear a helmet during the competition
*On the occasion that the Riesen Slalom Course is damaged and/or due to adverse weather conditions the competition will be cancelled
*Registration fee is non-refundable
*Please be understanding of these rules
  • On the first day of the competition, on Wednesday February 21st, we will hold the skier's party, where they will form new friendships. Please join us!
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Organizer: Hakuba Village・Riesen Slalom Race Committee
Supervision: Hakuba Happo-one Ski School
Support & Sponsor: Shinano Mainichi Newspaper・Ogasaka Ski・Happo Ward・Happo Guchi Ward・Hakuba Kankou Kaihatsu・ Happo-one Tourism Association・Happo Promotion Board・Hakuba Ski Club