The Atlanta Braves and U.S. Ski & Snowboard are bring competitive skiing and snowboarding to SunTrust Park this winter.
The Visa Big Air will be installed at the park for the Showboard Big Air Finals on December 20th and 21st presented by Land Rover. According to the MLB, "Visa Big Air, which will be a sanctioned FIS Snowboard and Freeski World Cup, will be the first event of its kind to come to Atlanta. This two-day event highlights Olympic winter competitions, featuring elite international men's and women's big air athletes."
The competition will take place on a 15-story steel scaffold jump structure inside SunTrust Park. 800 tons of snow will also be brought in to create the skiing surface.