Pocket Guide: Pocket Guide to SB Freestyle Judging 2020-21
Link to online Judging Clinic 101 held December 20, 2020 

More information on Judging can be found at Canada Snowboard’s Judges Program page.

Judges Program

Judging is not just giving out scores and ranking riders. To judge at a high level with confidence and efficiency, judges need to be well trained in the following areas:

  • Proper Trick Recognition
  • Proper Separation of the Execution
  • Estimation of Trick Difficulty
  • Points and Ranking
  • Visualization
  • Overview
  • Thinking in Advance
  • Recognizing mistakes and Control System
  • Efficiency
  • Reliability

Anyone interested in becoming a Judge, or coaches/athletes interested in taking a Judging Clinic, should contact:

Carter Smith
BC Judging Coordinator
e:  carter@bcsnowboard.com

BC Snowboard uses only trained and certified judges for our sanctioned events, including Provincial Series and NorAms.