ZURICH, SWITZERLAND – September is a an interesting month for action sports fans. Its a seasonal cross-road where time zones and leaf changes bring about the realization that winter is coming. Some are going to be daunted by the thought of being unable to ride their bike or skateboard under the warm summer sun, while others are going to be comsumed by their anticipation for the first snowfall.
Thanks to Switzerland’s Freestyle.ch, there’s no need to choose sides, as the biggest freestyle event in Europe fully-satisfies all action sport persuasions. The event featuers over 60 athletes from around the world competeing in their respective disciplines of freestyle skiing, snowboarding, MX, FMX, and skateboarding.
The winners of the Snowboard Final were:
1st – Halldor Helgason
2nd – Seppe Smiths
3rd – Stale Sandbech
The winners of the Freeski Final were:
1st – Elias Ambuhl
2nd – Kai Mahler
3rd – Jossi Wells
The winners of FMX were:
1st – Dany Torres
2nd – Tom Pages
3rd – Petr Pilat
The event was a huge sucess and ended with a finale performace by non-other-than Lil Jon!
Check out the competition’s highlights below: