Sunday, 06.01.2013, the Vans Penken Park in Mayrhofen will once more welcome a slew of young talent to throw down in the Groms Open.

Already in it's 6th Edition, the Groms Open in Mayrhofen offers young, motivated snowboarders the chance to meet, shred and compare their skills with peers of the same age. Set to be held on the Medium Line of the world famous Vans Penken Park, the renown skills of Head Shaper, Sven Toller, are already at work creating a testing, multi-feature Contest Line with plenty to challenge all ages and skill levels.

Under the discerning eyes of Head Judge, Thomas "Beckna" Eberharter and his experienced Judging crew, winners and prizes will be awarded in the categories of:

- Under 16

- From 16 to18

- Girls Only

All riders are up for a piece of the Groms Open Prize Pool including goodies from Vans, the Mayrhofner Bergbahnen and and a share of the events Prize Money of €1000.-!


As a special prize, riders will also have a chance to qualify for the Shred Down Austrian Masters in Westendorf over the 8th - 10th March, 2013. Additionally, riders can earn all important points on the World Snowboard Tour (2 Star), the World Rookie Tour and World Snowbaord Federation.

For interested participants and interested parties, please visit the Riders Office is located at the Hotzone Shop Mayrhofen, where you can pick up the latest Contest information or complete your Contest Inscription and pick up your contest pack including lift ticket and lunch voucher.


Saturday 05.01.2013

12:00 – 16:00 Open Training im Vans Penken Park

16:00 – 18:00 Riders Registrierung im Mayrhofen Snowboard Proshop

Sunday 06.01.2013

08:30 – 09:30 Riders registration at Mayrhofen Snowboard Proshop

10:00 – 11:00 Open training

11:00 Reshape, Ridersmeeting at the judge tent

11:15 – 12:15 Qualification

12:15 Ridersmeeting at the judge tent

12:45 – 13:30 Finals

13:30 Lunch at Grillhofalm

afterwards Prizegiving


Sa 05.01.2013: 16:00 – 18:30

So 06.01.2013: 08:30 – 09:30

HOTZONE.TV Mayrhofen (former „The Seeker“)

Scheulingstrasse 390b

6290 Mayrhofen

Tel: +43 (0)5285 62982


HOTZONE.TV Groms Open 2013

Date: 06. Januar 2013

Location: Vans Penken Park, Mayrhofen (AUT)

Format: Slopestyle Contest bis 18 Jahre

Start money: 33,- EUR including liftticket, goodie bag and lunch

22,- EUR for season pass owners

Prizes: 1000,- EUR prize money, goodies from von HOTZONE.TV, Vans and den Mayrhofner Bergbahnen, Qualification for Austrian Masters Westendorf

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