Telluride World Cup Qualification Criteria
Snowboardcross (15 men / 12 women)
A World Cup start allocation will use the following system to fill available quotas with athletes that meet the FIS criteria for entry (50 FIS SBX points). If an athlete declines the nomination then the next ranked athlete will be invited, within the specific criteria ranking list, until quota is filled.
Events: Telluride World Cup
Criteria #1 Eight (8) Men and six (6) Women of U.S. start positions will be chosen from highest ranking U.S. athletes (men & women) from the 1st 2012/2013 FIS SBX points lists (valid June 29, 2012). Athletes must have a minimum of 50 FIS point to be eligible to participate.
*personal WC spots
Criteria #2 Top 4 men & 1 woman (not already qualified from above criteria) from 2011 SBX World Cup Standings (must be ranked in the top 48).