Same skateboarding procedure every year, Volcom is back in Munich at the ISPO trade show with a mini ramp contest and 8000 Euros.
Volcom is back February 7th – 9th 2010 in Europe with their invitation-only miniramp contest at the ISPO Munich in Germany which will be running with this yearâ€™s theme â€œVolcom to Paradiseâ€ and will have a 8000â‚¬ prize purse.
The contest which will be limited to 50 riders will take place from February 7th till 9th, with the competition itself taking place on Monday the 8th, and best tricks comps being run on Sunday and Tuesday. If youâ€™ve followed any of the other Volcom mini ramp contests, youâ€™ll know that they are pretty wild.
Date and location: Volcom booth, ISPO, Messe Munchen, Munich, Germany 7, 8, 9 February 2010
– Open best trick on Sunday 7th and Tuesday 9th
– 50 skaters maximum for Monday 8th contest, invitation only, drop an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org for more info. Please confirm your entry at the Volcom booth anytime before the contest. Riders confirmed on the list will get a free ISPO entry ticket at the main entrance.
Ramp Design/setup: IOU ramps, freshen up
Sunday 7th February: Practice, open best Trick from 3 to 4 pm
Monday 8th February: Contest, 50 skaters max. from 3 to 5 pm
Tuesday 9th February: Practice, open best Trick from 3 to 4 pm, shop battle from 4 to 5 pm
6 skaters/ Heat, 1 run each and a 5 min jam session (extensible to 10-15 during the finalâ€¦)
7 skaters advance to final heat, same format
Prize money: 8000â‚¬
Best Trick (Sunday): 300â‚¬ Best outstanding trick, 50â‚¬ prize for each of the six runners up
Contest (Monday): 1st: 4000â‚¬ , 2nd :1500â‚¬, 3rd : 800â‚¬, 4th 400â‚¬, 5th 200 â‚¬
Best trick (Tuesday) : 300â‚¬ Best outstanding trick, 50â‚¬ prize for each of the four runners up
Check out some footage from last year’s event: