Horsefeathers Pleasure Jam

Marc Swoboda, photo: Rudi Wyhlidal

On a major event like the Horsefeahters Pleasure Jam, which is a TTR 4 Star contest, for the first time this year, you can expect some of the biggest names in snowboarding among the competitors: Austria’s most talented riders like Gigi Rüf, Wolle Nyvelt, Stefan Gimpl, Chris Kröll or Sani Alibabic and many more will compete against international superstars like Eero Ettala ( Fin), Hampus Mosesson (Swe) or Torstein Horgmo (Nor).

Additionally the best 15 starters of the qualification get the chance to fight for the 20.000 USD of prize money against the invited pros. Those who want to participate on this mega event can get extra packages (accommodation, liftticket, etc) for the duration of the event. You should get one of those as long as they’re available.

From the 7th to 9th November 2008, the Horsefeathers Pleasure Jam is going for his 6th sequel. As a TTR 4 Star Event for the first time this year, the contest lures the elite of international snowboardpros to the Atomic Superpark, located on the Dachstein-glacier, region Schladming-Dachstein in Ski amadé.

Here a list of the invited Riders:

ETTALA Eero (Fin)
GIMPL Stefan (Aut)
GRILC Marco (Slo)
HORGMO Torstein (Nor)
KELLER Markus (Ch)
KÖNIG Peter (Aut)
KORPI Janne (Fin)
KOSKI Markku (Fin)
KRÖLL Chris (Aut)
KRÖLL Rudi (Aut)
MATTILA Risto (Fin)
MAURER Stephan (Ch)
MOSESSON Hampus (Swe)
NYVELT Wolle (Aut)
RÜF Gigi (Aut)
SCHMIDT Christophe (D)
SOLBERG Stian (Swe)
SÖRMAN Chris (Swe)
UOTILA Ville (Fin)
VALENTAN Tadej (Slo)
ZAJIC Honza (Cz)

MAAS Cherryl (NL)

These invited pros fight against the 15 top riders of the qualification for the 20.000 USD of prize money, as well as some special awards, like a 3-week-surftrip to the legendary Balicamp. Parkdesigner Bernd Mandlberger and his crew will enlarge the great setup with as many small and medium elements as possible. This should also give the freshmen a chance to have a funny day in the park without any injuries. Look forward to ride with international snowboard professionals and enjoy the beginning of the new winter season.

If you want to be part of this unique lifestyle-event, take the chance and get yourself one of these specially offered packages:

Boarding house with breakfeast per person:

1 night + 1 day lift pass + 1 drink voucher EUR 66,–
2 nights + 2 day lift pass + 1 drink voucher EUR 131,–
3 nights + 3 day lift pass + 1 drink voucher EUR 179,–

Flatlet without breakfeast per person:
1 night + 1 day lift pass + 1 drink voucher EUR 58,–
2 nights + 2 day lift pass + 1 drink voucher EUR 109,–
3 nights + 3 day lift pass + 1 drink voucher EUR 155,–

Raiffeisen Clubmembers get 5 EUR discount!
For further information about the contest and the parties at the Horsefeathers Pleasure Jam, check the timetable and our galleries at

And now, get your Board out of the cellar and don’t even think about missing this event! Winter is coming, see you there!


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