Three words for wakeobarding – Telekom Extreme Playgrounds

threeAfter couple of years I pulled out one material with interviews I did during one of the biggest wakeboard events in the World, Telekom Extreme Playgrounds. Material was never published. Continue reading

Wakeboarding Heats-Up at Wake Park Worlds in Al Forsan

Abu DhabiToday, the Al Forsan International Sports Resort was the scene of another exceptional riding day in all categories of the 2014 WWA Wake Park World Championships. “Variety” could easily be the best word to describe all the action we had in front of our eyes: variety in disciplines, categories, tricks and format. Continue reading

$40,000 USD Up for Grabs at 2014 Wake Park Worlds

WWA wpwcPrize Money for the 2014 WWA Wake Park World Championships hosted by Al Forsan International Sports Resort has been raised by 33% from the previous year’s $30,000 USD to $40,000 USD. The additional $10,000 in cash has been raised directly by the WWA and Al Forsan International Sports Resort in an effort to continuously grow the prestigious event to it’s highest potential. Continue reading

Freestyle snowboarder to close their World Cup season with a slopestyle contest at Kreischberg

On March 5 and 6, 2014, Kreischberg, Austria, will host the season’s final of the FIS Snowboard Freestyle World Cup tour. 80 participants from 18 countries will not only battle for some vital points in the race for the small (Slopestyle World Cup) and big (Snowboard Freestyle Overall World Cup) Crystal Globe. The first ever slopestyle World Cup event on Austrian soil is also the dress rehearsal for an up-coming major event. Continue reading

Trentino Rookie Fest – Day 2

WRFBondoneday2-35Hanne Eilertsen (Grom Girls) Elias Rupp (Grom Men) Giorgia Locatin (Rookie Girls) Bendik Gjerdalen (Rookie Men) reached the highest podiums of today.  Trentino Rookie Fest started with a sunny weather but it quickly changed into cloudy but visibility was good and the 68 riders competing in the slopestyle contest had pretty much fun. Hanne Eilertsen (Grom Girls) Elias Rupp (Grom Men) Giorgia Locatin (Rookie Girls) Bendik Gjerdalen (Rookie Men) reached the highest podiums of today. Continue reading

Spring Sessions 2014 – Spring fever in the MOREBOARDS Stubai Zoo

stubai-zoo-spring-sessionsSessions move into the MOREBOARDS Stubai Zoo and invite all riders to shred in a top park with comfortable spring temperatures. Right on time for the opening event and the highlight of the season, the DC Happy Hitster Hangout on April 12th and 13th 2014, the park setup will be extended to its maximum size again and guarantee all shredders lots of fun and variety.  Continue reading

K2 KRANKED Slalom – Let’s play Snowboarding!

th_93218ea6e94bc41d5f368669690bb3c0_k2_kranked_slalom_01K2 Snowboarding ́s 25th birthday bash in 2013 was a real blast and the K2 KRANKED Slalom an unforgettable event, so it is time to call for round two in 2014! Together with Kleinwalsertal Tourismus, Das Höchste and the famous Alpintreff Auenhütte, K2 shouts out Let ́s play Snowboarding and hosts the K2 KRANKED Slalom again at Ifen/Austria on 22nd of March.  Continue reading