Snowcrown is Coming to Canada Olympic Park
Snowcrown is Coming to Canada Olympic Park – March 13-18
Canada~Snowboard Announces the 2012 Canadian Freestyle Snowboard Championships: SnowCrown
(Vancouver, BC – February 1, 2012) Canada~Snowboard, in partnership with 365 Sports and the Alberta Snowboarding Association (ASA), is proud to announce the upcoming 2012 Canadian Freestyle Snowboard Championship known as “SnowCrown."
Athletes from coast to coast will compete for $25,000 in cash and prizing and a shot at being crowned Canada’s top Halfpipe and Slopestyle Snowboarder.
The 2012 SnowCrown schedule will include:
Slopestyle Open Qualification 10:00 (CMT)
Junior Halfpipe Qualification & Finals 16:30 (CMT)
Slopestyle Finals 10:00 (CMT)
Halfpipe Qualification 10:00 (CMT)
Halfpipe Finals 16:30 (CMT)
Junior Slopestyle Qualification & Final 10:00 (CMT)
"With Canada Snowboard's support and commitment to partner on the launch of a new Canadian Freestyle Snowboard Championships: SnowCrown, we've been able to build an exciting, fun and over the top event for everyone to enjoy with some special surprises and great festivities lined up," said Jesse Fulton, co- founder 365 Sports Inc. "The time is now for an open championship, allowing all athletes to be able to compete in the SnowCrown: Canadian Snowboard Championships. We are happy to endorse and provide that opportunity in partnership with Canada~Snowboard. This event gives athletes another gateway to any level of career in snowboarding they aspire to have."
"I'm very excited for the SnowCrown to start a new tradition in Canadian Freestyle Snowboarding,” said Dustin Heise, Director of Sport Development at Canada~Snowboard. "It’s been a great partnership to bring SnowCrown to life, and we are behind the 365 team all the way. We want riders to feel supported and know that Canada~Snowboard is a resource available to them as they pursue their goals in snowboarding."
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ABOUT 365 SPORTS
365 Sports was founded in 2007 by Sean Rowe and now consists of three partners including retired pro Jesse Fulton and Perry Meeker. 365 Sports are pushing to expand action sports in North America. They currently offer services such as: Event Activation, Distribution, Web/app design construction, retail and Marketing Services. They are on the up and up of becoming a big player in action sports and the industry. This past season 365 hosted a cross country Big Air Bag Tour with Camp of Champions to promote great progression, fun and hucking yourself into a 60 foot long pillow with little to no risk. 365 Sports is partnering with AOS, Canada Snowboard, TTR and the World Snowboard Federation to produce some of this year’s most exciting events including the Brad Martin Pipestyle, North America’s only stop of the World Rookie Tour, the Ontario Snowboard Championships and the “SnowCrown”, Canadian Freestyle Snowboard Championships.
Canada~Snowboard is the governing body for the sport of snowboarding in Canada. Committed to high performance excellence, Canada~Snowboard provides a wide range of programs and support services based on established principles of long term athlete development, for all levels of snowboarding ability. With the support of its valued corporate partners – RBC and Under Armour - along with the Government of Canada, Own the Podium and the Canadian Olympic Committee, Canada~Snowboard develops Olympic and World Champions. For more information please visit us at www.canadasnowboard.ca.
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