Thursday, September 25, 2008

Schweitzer Jib Jam premiere

The world premiere of Schweitzer Jib Jam is scheduled today, September 25th at 7:00 p.m at the Panida Theater in Sandpoint. This spring, Poor Boyz Productions brought competitive skiing into the Information Age with their Jib Jam Invitational, a live, online videocontest. The event gathered top-level athletes from around the globe and pitted them against each other on a gamut of monstrous terrain parkfeatures. The skiers rose to the challenge throughout the 10-daysession, throwing down terrain park trickery like you've never seenbefore. Jib Jam also includes an exclusive Tip Tricks section that shows you how to throw the big tricks!.
The ski movie, which was filmed exclusively at Schweitzer Mountain Resort outside of Sandpoint (Idaho), features some of the best freeride ski athletes in the world, including John Spriggs, Kyler Cooley and Oscar Scherlin. At the Panida event, Poor Boyz Productions Poor Boyz will also show their other new film for 2008-09, Reasons.
The nationally acclaimed production company responsible for the film, brings the event to the Panida along with several athletes who will be signing autographs.
Schweitzer offers 2900 beautiful acres spread over two distinct bowls in the rugged Selkirk Mountains with 300 inches (7.62 metres) of snow on average each season.