Rider Registration Kicks off for Burton European Open 2013 presented by MINI

INNSBRUCK, AUT (November 20, 2012) – Signs of winter are rolling in - the season has kicked off in

the Alps, LAAX recently opened their lifts, and now, the 14 th edition of the Burton European Open

(BEO) presented by MINI has officially opened rider registration.

Rider Registration

Taking place from February 4-9, 2013 in LAAX, Switzerland, this year’s Burton European Open will

once again unite the world’s top riders, upcoming riders and juniors for halfpipe and slopestyle

competitions at Europe’s most prestigious on-snow event. Olympic, TTR and World Champions – they

all have won BEO titles in the past, including Kelly Clark, Jamie Anderson, Kevin Pearce, Peetu

Piiroinen and Iouri Podladtchikov.

Rider registration will open on Nov. 20 th, 2012 on www.register-for-events.com. Reserve your spot

now, as they are limited. Registration is open until Dec. 20 th, 2012. Join now to battle with the world’s

best riders.

Live Act

Next to spectacular freestyle Snowboarding spectators can look forward to a very special live concert

on Friday, February 8th, 2013. The BEO and LAAX are proud to present Left Boy for his very first

concert in Switzerland! The music of the 23 years old, based in New York, is a mix of Electro,

Dubstep, Rap and Pop. He writes, composes and produces all of his arrangements on his own. After

having paramount success with video releases online, Left Boy will stop at the Riders Palace during

his first live-tour.

For more details follow us on facebook.com/BurtonEuropeanOpen and www.burton.com/BEO