Friday, September 25, 2009

Zurich Freestyle

The 15th annual event is going to take place from September 25 – 27, 2009 in Zurich. Since 1995, has been climbing the charts to become the largest freestyle event in Europe. Major league snowboarding, freeskiing, FMXing and skateboarding freestylers will gather at Zurich’s Landiwiese for showdown along the banks of Lake Zurich for the hotly contested freestyle.champ titles.
20 snowboarders and freeskiers, 8 FMXers and 12 skateboarders will go head-to-head in two equally rated qualifications on Friday and Saturday, followed by Sunday’s full program of finals. Let’s see whether snowboarder Stefan Gimpl (AUT), freeskier Jacob Wester (SWE), FMX pilot Thomas Pagès (FRA) and skateboarder Sandro Diaz (BRA) manage to hang on to their 2008 freestyle.champ titles. The Landiwiese is sure to be cooking Saturday evening as the best in the four freestyle sports disciplines flaunt their tricks in the "Ultimate Crossover Session", ensuring a bombastic display of daredevil feats in a tantalizing fight for the crossover.champ title. can also be caught livestream via the internet and on TV in over 180 countries.
Label World, provides the ideal setting for industry and customers to enjoy a one-on-one exchange. The whole spectrum of trends and developments in the freestyle sports industry is laid out for visitors to effortlessly get informed and get into action at one of the activity stands of their favorite brands.
Plenty of party action is also in store on Friday and Saturday. Year after year, Nokia ensures the choicest bands at Zurich. And this year’s no exception: while athletes are catching a quick breather between contests, the two current top acts in Switzerland will be rocking the ‘09 crowds at the Landiwiese in Zurich. On Friday, the innovative and provocative hip-hop sounds of Stress will rouse audiences. And on Saturday, Phenomden is sure to stoke the masses with his pure reggae sounds. And when things start winding down at the Landiwiese Friday and Saturday, the party will move to downtown Zurich!.