You´re eighteen or younger and eager to compete with kids at the same age? Or you want to join your first freestyle snowboard competition? Maybe you want to improve one of your last years results? Or you simply want to enjoy an easy going competition with no pressure at all? Then take your chance and join the 11th edition of the Vans Groms Open at the Penken Park in Mayrhofen this Saturday 6th of January 2018.
Park designer Norbert Benauer from Vorarlberg and his crew will again stand for the perfectly shaped setup and therefore provide ideal conditions to carry out the slopestyle competition.The girls and boys will be judged by experienced judges from the World Snowboard Tour in the different categories SUPER GROMS, GROMS, ROOKIES and GIRLS ONLY Presumably the setup of the slopestyle will be built up of a rails or tube and three jumps with differnet sized take offs.
Besides an obligatory goodie bag you´re able to prizes from Vans, the Mayrhofner Bergbahnen and the local shop Greenroom. Overall Winner gets a wild card to the World Rookie Finals!
08:30 – 09:30 Riders registration Horbergbahn Talstation
10:00 – 11:00 Open training at the Penken Park
11:00 Reshape, riders meeting at Vans riders tent
11:15 – 12:15 Qualifications
12:15 Riders meeting at Vans riders tent
12:45 – 13:30 Finals
afterwards Prize giving
Event Vans Groms Open 2018
Date Saturday, 6th of January 2018
Location Penken Park Mayrhofen (AUT)
Format Slopestyle contest for participants up to 18 years
Start money 44,- EUR including lift ticket, goodie bag and lunch
20,- EUR for season pass owners
Info & inscription gromsopen.com