Pros Descend on Mt. Hood for Final Pipe to Pipe and Skeleton Crew Session
MT. HOOD, ORE. (JULY, 15, 2009) – The final Pipe to Pipe rail jam and street skate event of the summer will be a snow sliding carnival of Pro's, ams, campers, locals and media, this Sunday, July 19th at Timberline Resort and Windell's Snowboard Camp.
Riders in attendance include Jed Anderson, Chad Otterstrom, Desiree Melancon, Harrison Gordan, Leanne Pelosi, Bode Merrell, Chris Grenier, Jarad Hadi, Tyler Verigin, Nick Dirks, Austin Granger, Chris Brewster, Ted Borland, Austin Hironaka, Steven "Manchild" Reyes, Eden Powers, James McCoy and more.
Scotty Arnold will be guest announcing while nearly 100 competitors spin and press their way through the three tiered course. Jibs are sure to include a down rail, down flat down, wall ride, flat up and perhaps a special treat to finish off the course.
Spectators will have the chance to win free prizes from event sponsors throughout the day. Salt bag races and stunts are sure to ensue. Hot dogs will be on the grill by noon and the Red Bull Cola will be flowing freely.
Pre-registration is available at Windell's Snowboard Camp until 5pm July 18. Registration opens at 9am July 19 at the Timberline Day Lodge and closes at 10am. Riders who pre-register must pick up their bibs by 10am or they will lose their spot in the comp to anyone who has signed up for the waiting list.
For questions or concerns contact Bonfire through Facebook or give Windell's a call. More info available at www.bonfiresnow.com
Event sponsors include Bonfire Snowboarding, Windell's, Skullcandy, Red Bull, Scion, Timberline, Salomon Snowboards, Pom Pom, Magical Go Go, shralp.com and the Art Institute of Portland.
Keep an eye out for the Skeleton Crew at Windell's all session long.
Bonfire Snowboarding marks its 20th Anniversary this summer and continues to provide riders with outerwear that is warm, dry, and easy to wear.