We would like to thank you for taking part in this special day. We are very proud to try to make you go down in the history!
Program: - 9 a.m to 6 p.m.: Withdrawl of passes at the tourism office for online registration (the electronic or printed ticket will be needed as a proof of registration) or purchase at the skipass office on the spot. - from 3 p.m.: DJ on the snow front at Chamrousse 1650 - Recoin - 5 p.m.: meeting at the bottom of La Croix Gondola (Chamrousse 1650 - Recoin) for our ride up. - 6.30 p.m.: start of the torchlight descent - 8.30 p.m.: end of the torchlight descent - Until 10 p.m.: DJ on the snow front at Chamrousse 1650 - Recoin
Registrations are possible online until January, 29th (link below) and at the ski lifts sales desk until event day 6 p.m. The price of 5€ includes the one way skipass, the torchlight, goodies, and access to the front snow party. A significant part of the parking lots will be reserved for buses coming from Grenoble Alpes University – UGA , we advise you to park your car in the parking lot in front of L’Hermitage (Avenue Henry Duhamel) -> map above Shuttle reinforcement between 3:30 p.m. and midnight. Please prefer carpooling to come to Chamrousse !
Instructions: - The provided ski pass you registered allows you a single ride up (La Croix gondola – Chamrousse 1650) for this torchlight descent world record attempt. - Plan warm clothing as well as a helmet for children (also strongly advised for adults) - Do not take your ski poles; you won’t need them since you will have torchlight to carry instead - The torchlight (a foam LED stick which runs on battery) will be provided on the summit. A bailiff will count the number of participants. The torchlight will have to be switched on only upon organiser’s request. - A waiting time is expected on the summit – La Croix de Chamrousse before starting the descent, you will be able to enjoy music and warm drinks meanwhile.
Official record to beat : 2900 participants ! Partnership Chamrousse ski resort and Grenoble Alpes University – UGA.