Burton New Zealand Open slopestyle and halfpipe available for live webcast

Posted By: The Ski Channel on August 11, 2010 6:14 pm

The world’s best snowboarders are already plotting their runs for the finals of the Burton New Zealand Open, and starting tomorrow, fans will be able to follow the contest all from the comfort of home.

The contest organizers have announced live event webcasts will be available on GO211.com for the men’s and women’s Slopestyle and Halfpipe semi-finals and finals taking place August 13-14 (NZ Time Zone) and 12-13 (US Time Zones) at Cardrona Alpine Resort, New Zealand.

GO211.com will be providing live scoring, live standings, competition rankings and rider bios that allow the viewer to take a more interactive role.

The entire event goes LIVE with webcasts on GO211.com during the following times:

Slopestyle, Thursday August 12 – 2:00 p.m. PST / 5:00 p.m. EST
Halfpipe, Friday August 13 -  2:00 p.m. PST / 5:00 p.m. EST