The second edition of the Swatch O’Neill Big Mountain Pro is about to kick off. This freeride snowboarding competition is set kind of like a surfing event. Waves are fickle and so is powder snow. So surfing events have a few day window in which they must complete the competition. Well O’Neill Big Mountain event will have eight days and the whole Alps in Europe to find out who is the best big mountain snowboarder and skier. From February 24th 24of the world’s best snowboarders and skiers will come together to roam the European Alps on a search for optimum conditions. At the end of the 8 day journey the best freerider will be crowned.
Xavier de le Rue
1st USD 10.000, 2nd USD 6,000, 3rd USD 4,000, 4th-13th USD 2,00.
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