Event: Blue Tomato Run to the Hill

Date: Saturday, 24th February 2007

Contest: Snowboard/ Freeski Slopestyle Contest

Location: Longplaypark Obertauern

The Run to the Hill Contest is already in its 5th edition and this time it will be even better than ever.

On the 24th of February, motivated amateur riders will face up to the invited international snowboard pros in the Longplaypark in Obertauern. The Setup (including rails, kickers and a wallride) offers the perfect surrounding for a sick session and also the spectators will have a great time watching the riders battling for the 5000 Euro prize money.

In addition, the winner of the Best Trick in each category (men snowboard, women snowboard, men ski) will be honoured with a brand-new surfboard. After a qualification of two runs, the best riders will be nominated for the final in the format of a jam session, where they will battle it out for top place on the podium. The prize giving will take place in the contest area, followed by the after party which is sure to be a highlight of the event!

The Run to the Hill Contest is additionally a qualifying for the Austrian Masters (best five men and women) and also a part of the TTR World Tour. The registration is limited to 60 riders, including 20 skiers. More information and the registration is to be found on www.runtothehill.at.

Accomodation Service: Tourist office Obertauern +43 (0) 6456 7252