World Heli Challenge: Freeride Competition

Unloading on the top of Mt. Gilbert, the venue for the World Heli Challenge Freeride Day. (Tony Harrington)
Freeride Competition: World Heli Challenge

Unloading on the top of Mt. Gilbert, the venue for the World Heli Challenge Freeride Day.

Charlie Timmins of Australia holds up the World Heli Challenge flag.

Freeride Competition: World Heli Challenge
(Tony Harrington)


Andrea Berchtold of Australia takes to the air.

Freeride Competition: World Heli Challenge
(Tony Harrington)


Russell Henshaw from Australia looks down.

Freeride Competition: World Heli Challenge
(Tony Harrington)


Australia's Chris Booth flies into second place.

Freeride Competition: World Heli Challenge
(Tony Harrington)


Dave Kelly of Australia goes head over heels.

Freeride Competition: World Heli Challenge
(Tony Harrington)


Mike Wilson of the U.S. tucks in during a jump.

Freeride Competition: World Heli Challenge
(Tony Harrington)


Australia's Sam Foster flies upside down.

Freeride Competition: World Heli Challenge
(Tony Harrington)


Charlie Timmins of Australia looks back at his launch pad.

Freeride Competition: World Heli Challenge
(Tony Harrington)


Skiers and snowboarders head to the helicopters at the end of the day.

Freeride Competition: World Heli Challenge
(Tony Harrington)

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