On Saturday 25th September the 2010 British Snow Tour will head to Milton Keynes, SNO!zone to host the highly anticipated Giro Big Air Championships and Big Air Jam. Stopping off at two local secondary schools along the way on the 23rd & 24th September, the tour looks to inspire even more newcomers, give away 100 FREE lessons, offer FREE product testing and showcase some of the UK’s finest snowboarding and freeskiing.
Over the last couple of weeks, Milton Keynes SNO!zone have been stockpiling snow in preparation for the Giro Big Air Championship event. The 10m, 6m and 3m all-snow jumps are being hand crafted by Damian Doyle and his crew as we speak and promises to elevate riders from rookies to pro’s including Andy Nudds, Katie Summerhayes and Giro Team rider, Tyler-Jay Harding to new heights.
The relaxed Giro Big Air Jam will kick start the day’s action offering spot prizes and awarding an overall under 16’s, over 16’s and Women’s jam session winner. The Giro British Big Air Championships with its all-new 3-run best runs counts competition format will be the highlight of the day’s action with British Championship titles up for grabs across five age categories: Kids, Youth, Junior, Senior and Masters. For more info, to pre-register to compete or sign up for a FREE lesson, go to: www.britishsnowtour.com
Giro Big Air Championships, Saturday 25th September, Milton Keynes, SNO!zone
Snowboard Championships Schedule:
· 09:30 – 10:15 – Giro Big Air Jam Session (All Women plus KM, YM (unless seeded)
· 10:15 – 11:45 – Giro Big Air Championships (All Women plus KM, YM (unless seeded)
* 10.00 – 18.00 – Ski & Snowboard demo-testing
* 12.00 – 16.00 – FREE Beginner Ski & Snowboard Lessons
· 12:00 – 12:45 – Giro Big Air Jam Session (JM, OM, MM plus all seeded men)
· 12:45 – 14:15 – Giro Big Air Championships (JM, OM, MM plus all seeded men)
· 16:00 – Prize Giving
Freeski Championships Schedule:
· 14:30 – 15:15 – Giro Big Air Jam Session (All Women plus KM, YM (unless seeded)
· 15:15 – 16:45 – Giro Big Air Championships (All Women plus KM, YM (unless seeded)
· 17:00 – 17:45: Giro Big Air Jam Session (JM, OM, MM plus all seeded men)
· 17:45 – 19:15: Giro Big Air Championships (JM, OM, MM plus all seeded men)
· 20:00: Prize Giving
The British Snow Tour, which is part of the Swatch TTR World Snowboard Tour, would not be possible without its highly supportive sponsors: Giro, Protest, Trespass, SNO!zone, Cushe and Snow+Rock. Demo partners: K2 & Ride snowboards and Line, Volkl and K2 skis. Media partners: Whitelines, Huck, Flipside, Extreme Sports Channel, Downdays.eu, Skiclub.co.uk, Natives.co.uk, Metrosnow.co.uk and Snowboardclub.co.uk.