The Red Bull Crashed Ice World Championship makes its way to Saint Paul, Minnesota, for the fourth year in a row on January 24 as one of four stops around the world. Two hundred of the toughest, fastest, ice cross downhill racers will go head-to-head through a downhill course full of mind-and-body-bending jumps, turns and slides – all against the backdrop of the historic Cathedral of Saint Paul with over 115,000 spectators cheering them on.
Information below is from 2014 and will be updated as soon as new information is available.
Navigate the Scene: Here's your one stop shop for all that's happening in Saint Paul Red Bull Crashed Ice weekend! Specials, bands and more!
Official After Party: Following Saturday night's competition head to the Eagle Street Warming Tent across from Xcel Energy Center for live music featuring Indy, Jonathon Ackerman, Mister Black and DJ Joe Maz | 9pm-2am | 21+ | Food available from local food trucks at the tent.
Pocket Guide: For event map, to explore the track, competition breakdown, info on Team USA and more download the official event guide.
Event Schedule: The championship event takes place over a three day period including elimination rounds, a team event and the finals on Saturday night.
Parking/Shuttles/Transportation/Road Closures: Free shuttles to and from the event, parking, road closures and more!
Relive all the action: Watch the second race in the Ice Cross Downhill World Championship 2014 nationally for the first time on Fox Sports 1 on Monday, February 24, at 8.30pm (CT) .
Course Info: Race organizers and racers alike say the Saint Paul track is the most technical course on the Red Bull Crashed Ice circuit.
Learn the Rules: With athletes descending on more than a quarter mile-long downhill courses four-at-a-time at speeds of more than 40 mph, crashes are the only thing that’s certain.
History: In Stockholm, Sweden, in 2001 a new sport was born, 'a sport of the century' as a renowned English newspaper described the breathtaking new competition. Athletes from around the world flocked to the Swedish capital for the inaugural race – wearing hockey skates in a man on man battle down a long ice track filled with steps, jumps and razor-sharp, hairpin turns.
Play the game on Xbox Kinect: Markedly safer and a heck of a lot warmer than the real thing, Red Bull Crashed Ice Kinect will nevertheless throw you headlong into incredible speeds and hairpin turns as you skate to the finish using your body and your wits to get you across the line first.