WITH THE JAM EXTREM 3 * FWQ TEST IN ARCALIS (ANDORRA) THIS LAST WEEKEND, NURIA CASTAN CLOSES THE 2016/17 COMPETITION SEASON

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Last weekend was held in Andorra the last test of the season in Arcalís (Andorra), Jam Extrem, valid for the FWQ, in this case a contest of 3*.

On Friday, there were the accreditations and inspection of the face located in the Cataperdis, on Saturday, with a splendid day was disputed the competition, Castan had decided to perform a trick, that in the whole circuit of FWQ no rider has tried, as is To do a Backflip, this season nobody had even tried, this competition did not affect their final ranking in the 2016/17 season, decided to risk and try to perform such a trick.

Nuria Castán in the Photocall of Jam Extrem Arcalís (Andorra)

She made a quick and fluid descent, in the upper part of the mountain made a jump of about 3 meters, perfectly executed, in the intermediate zone Castán tried what he had planned for this competition, which was the “Backfli”p, faced a rock of 4 meters high and already, in mid-flight, trying to move to complete the trick did not make the whole rotation, it was then when she could not execute that trick safely, making a flight of about 10 meters but she was unable to receive correctly this jump.

This attempt penalized with about 35 negative points, leaving it in the eighth final position, although in this case, the result was not the most important, being the objective for this competition to be the first rider who tried this trick in official competition of the FWQ in the season 2016/17, being a pending subject for the next season.

                The season of competitions finished last weekend and now will only be, if the weather allows it in high mountain, continue the preparation with some days of splitboard in Arcalís (Andorra).

Nuria Castán in the Meeting before the Face inspection Ordino (Andorra).
Pic in a jump in Pic Cataperdis in Jam Extrem, contest of 3* FWQ.
Arrival
Jump in the bottom of the contest in Cataperdis.
Pic in the top of the face in Cataperdis a Arcalís (Andorra)