Saturday the 1st of August, 2009.
Mt Buller, Victoria.
Australia’s best snowboard teams will be gathering at the home of Aussie jibbing – Mt Buller for an all out shred battle.
In an Australian snowboarding first, 10 pro-teams will be invited to submit a two-man team that will battle head to head under lights on a specially built Mt Dew jib course on the infamous Bourke Street.
The nations top shred hounds will battle it out for snowboarding supremacy, team bragging rights and a cut of the massive $15,000 cash prize purse.
Invited teams are: (confirmed riders in brackets)
1. Forum Snowboards (Alex Kustiov & Mitch Williams)
2. K2 Snowboards (Robbie Walker & Andy Lloyd)
3. Burton Snowboards (Tom Pelley & Jye Kearney)
4. Ride Snowboards
5. Skull Candy
6. 3CS (Gus St Leon)
7. Nitro Snowboards (Darragh Walsh)
8. Rome Snowboards
9. DC (Ryan Tiene)
10. Capita Snowboards
Make sure to check back to the blog for regular updates on riders, the event and a sneak peak of the specially built Mt Dew Hut – that will be the main feature of the course.