We're hyped on this. The Laax Open is coming, and it's gonna be SICK.

Europe’s leading freestyle destination LAAX is proud to announce a highlight of the upcoming winter: the LAAX OPEN 2016. From January 18 to 24, 2016, the LAAX OPEN #WSTElite Event guarantees for an entire week snowboarding at its best including competitions in halfpipe and slopestyle for both, women and men, and providing a total prize money of US$ 500.000. Used in previous editions of the Burton European Open held in LAAX, the LAAX OPEN follows the rewarding tradition of an open format offering to all riders to participate in this international high level snowboard contest.