(so now that i finally have unlimited and fast internet for a couple of days i finally can upload some funny vids...YES there is vpn in china but a down/upload speed of 1.5kb is freaking $#%%%#) so here we go AGAIN: FLASH BACK FRIDAY #3 and a small wrap up vid of the one and only slopestyle event in the beautiful PR China. 10 years of history and counting people!
below what it was about (written by our amazing media wizard olli)
Celebrating its tenth birthday this year, the legendary Red Bull Nanshan Open becomes a 5Star TTR event in 2012 to become the largest slopestyle event in Asian. Top international invited pros will compete with six Chinese riders on a specially designed slopestyle course in the Nike Nanshan Park. The two day competition held January 14th - 15th attracts widespread international media attention and national TV coverage, making a huge impact on the nation's snowboard scene! Catch some of the world’s top snowboarders battle it out for US$50,000 prize money, global TTR ranking points and of course...fame and glory!
The six Chinese riders will be determined in the national qualifier held the weekend before on January 7th - a huge event in itself, as Chinese riders give it their all in order to compete on the international circuit!
As the most recognized snowboard competition on Chinese soil, don’t miss the historic 10th Red Bull Nanshan Open this year!