On the 12th of February 2011, the elite of international and national freestyle will meet for the 5th time for the biggest Big Air Contest in Lower Austria – the Hochkar Open 2011 – in the Senonerpark Hochkar.
Get ready for a big showdown! All motivated snowboarders are invited to show their skills and tricks at the Hochkar Open 2011! The contest is a great chance to battle with other freestylers, to sneak some new tricks or establish important connections to people from the scene. A prize money of EUR 3.000.- and goodies sponsored by Sport Senoner and Moreboards make sure that there is no lack of motivation.
There will be a new small but nice detail: the Hochkar Open are also the 3rd tour stop of the QParks Tour and all riders have the chance to grab important points for the big tour finals which take place from 7th-8th of May at the Horsefeathers Superpark Dachstein. Further information about the QParks Tour you can find online an www.qparks.com or on www.facebook.com/qparkstour.
Being a Swatch TTR 2* event, all Snowboarders can collect important TTR points. Additionally the tour stop counts for the World Rookie Ranking which means that the best rookies can qualify for the World Rookie Finals in Ischgl. But also the best 3 in the categories ‘snowboard rookies’ and ‘snowboard overall’ have the chance to qualify for the Shred Down Austrian Masters 2011 in Westendorf.
The participation for all riders is free. You can register online one week before the contest at www.senonerpark-hochkar.at or at www.qparks.com or on site at the Senonerpark chill area starting from 09:30. The judging is split in two categories:
1. Category: boys & girls “rookies” (16 and younger), Snowboard
2. Category: boys &girls (from incl. 17 years), Snowboard
Aside the contest, the Senonerpark will be open for all jibbers and freestyle fans. The Senonerpark Hochkar offers a sweet mix of easy and pro obstacles, starting from butter boxes, double-kinked box, rainbow box, down box over to picknick tables and rails. No visitors should miss this action – not only because of the high-class freestyle action, but also because of the tasty barbeque by Sport Senoner!
See you @ the Hochkar Open 2011!