On February 7 the Hochkar Open will go down in Senonerpark at Hochkar in Lower Austria.

A contest for the newcomers that is and it is part of the NASA (New Austrian Snowboard Association) Contest Tour! Contest Format will be Big Air with an open qualification (hence the name) and a K.O. (that's knock out) system in the finals. The winner gets € 1000, the all men, women and rookies that podiumed get a chance to go to the Shred Down Austrian Masters 09. So how can I win you might ask: everyone can sign up right here, under 16 years of age will be the youth category. Attention to all under 18 years old though, you need your legal guardian to sign the disclaimer of participants!