2018 Phillips 66 FIS Masters World Criterium

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The FIS International Masters circuit returns to the US again! The 2018 Phillips 66 FIS Masters World Criterium will be hosted by Northern Division at Big Sky on Mar. 19-24, 2018. The 2018 FIS Masters World Criterium consists of SL, GS, and SG races, along with a 1-run GS on the final day that is part of the FIS Masters Cup series.

Entries and Qualification

FIS international masters competitions are open to racers 30 years or older by Dec. 31, 2017. US competitors must have a current U.S. Ski & Snowboard Masters competition license as well as a FIS Masters license. The FIS masters license can be purchased from U.S. Ski & Snowboard for $30. You can purchase a FIS masters license along with your US Alpine Masters membership.

If you already have your US masters membership for the current season and would like to add a FIS masters license, you can fill out the online FIS Masters application published by Membership Services.

You must have your FIS license prior to the entry deadline on Mar. 16, 2018. Contact US National Masters Manager Bill Skinner at bill.skinner@usskiandsnowboard.org for additional information or assistance.

Equipment regulations and FIS masters rules are posted on the Master's section Rules and Regulations on usskiandsnowboard.org:

FIS masters require helmets in all disciplines. Minimum ski length and radius are recommendations, except for the minimum length for SG (185cm men, 180cm women). There are no ski restrictions for ladies above 55 and men above 65 years.

Travel and Lodging

Travel and lodging information is available as part of the event package (see event announcement below)


Entries are due by Mar. 16, 2018 with a confirmation on a FIS entry form from each participating Ski Federation. Fees for race entries, lift tickets, and banquet are listed in the event announcement.

Registration for the FIS Masters World Criterium will be available online for US competitors through FIS Masters online registration at SkiRaceReg.com SkiRaceReg.com/fis.

Online registration is now open:

News and Event Schedule

The event schedule and travel/lodging information is published by U.S. Ski & Snowboard and the Big Sky event organizers:

Additional information on the FIS Masters Cup and FIS Masters World Criterium is available on the FIS web site:

Event Results

Complete event results will be posted here when the FIS Masters World Criterium races get underway.