12/12/2006 | by Onboard
Tryvann vinter park in Oslo, Norway, is excited to host the Jib Battle this year. They are set to create an intimate and spectacular slope for both riders and spectators which will also enable great photo and video coverage. 45 sick riders, 10 teams 9 countries, one winner!
Teams of five will be representing their respective countries for this year’s event. National teams will be attending from:
- Norway (Captain Mikkel Bang)
- Sweden (Captain Nicky Wieveg)
- Iceland (Captain Eiki Helgasson)
- Holland (Captain Roy Lansbergen)
- Denmark (Captain Casper Pedersen)
- Finland (Captain Fredu Sirvio)
Newcomers this year!
- Austria (Captain Peter Konig)
- England (Captain Tyler Chorlton)
The greatest riders from europe have been contacted and they are excited about the event since they are spending time in Scandinavia filming urban snowboarding during December and January. The date for this year’s Jib Battle is from the 8th to the 10th of December.
Location: Tryvann, Oslo
Date: 8-10th December
Friday at Varingskollen:
PF MOTOROLA WARM-UP session at Varingskollen
11.00-15.00 Come and see the riders get ready for the main event!!!
Saturday at Tryvann vinter park:
Board test demo 10.00-16.00
PF MOTOROLA JIB BATTLE 12.00-16.00
Sunday at Tryvann vinter park:
Board test demo 11.00-16.00
Open PF MOTOROLA JIB BATTLE course 11.00-16.00
Come and watch many of the world’s best snowboarders and skiers attend live in Oslo, and at the same time try out some new products from leading snowsports brands.