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Freestyle CH 2009

Peetu Piiroinen (FIN) during the finals of 2008. Photo: Marc Weiler/

The 15th annual event is going to take place from September 25 – 27, 2009 in Zurich.

Advance tickets to Europe’s largest freestyle sports event are now on sale. Visitors to are in for first-rate sports, electrifying contests in a spectacular setting as well as a rip-roaring entertainment programme.

Daring jumps! Wicked moves! Unbelievable tricks!
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 from September 25 – 27 for 2009’s showdown along the banks of Lake Zurich for the hotly contested freestyle.champ titles.

A pageant of talent in the freestyle arena
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 Stefan Gimpl (AUT) manages to hang on to their 2008 freestyle.champ titles. The Landiwiese is sure to be boiling 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.

It’s Label World and party time
Label World – a must! – 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, as leading national and international musical artists get the party going with live concerts, while DJs lay down excellent grooves. And when things start winding down at the Landiwiese Friday and Saturday, the party will move to downtown Zurich!

Advance tickets on sale now
Advance tickets to are now available at Visitors can choose from the (VIP) day pass, (VIP) 3-day pass or Sunday family pass. World of Freestyle members will enjoy an extra 20.– off our hot 3-day pass. More info on New this year: all event tickets will include VBZ public transportation fare for Zone 10 plus a ZVV night supplement on the day the ticket is valid. And anyone headed to from outside Zone 10 will receive a 10% discount off of their train ticket to Bahnhof Wollishofen. A VIP pass is a must for anyone looking to get up close and personal with the scene’s superstars and the impressive contests installations.

Go to for more info.

Check out the highlights of last year’s event:


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