Le Derby de la Meije - the ultimate off-piste race

Welcome to La Grave in the French Alps for the 30th anniversary of the Derby de la Meije, a legendary event for freeride enthusiasts daring to race off-piste. A single cable car takes freeriders near the tip of mountain Meije, where they disembark onto an off-piste and unpatrolled area. It's from here where everyone is free to choose their "line", to draw their "run"; there are no set courses. Nearly 900 people from 27 different countries came to take on the valleys of the Meije under...

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