After reporting on the Austrian Freeski Open 2012 just over a week ago, which I'm still looking forward to by the way, but there's a little kicker of a treat that's been uncovered.

It turns out that the AFO are going to have AFP Gold Level status so the riders will be competing for valuable points that go towards their AFP rankings.

If you want more info then head over to or head here to register - or volunteer and be part of the event -