Lake Forest, CA – Today etnies announced the starting five for the Goofy and Regular teams in the etnies GvR Snow Finals on February 23, 2008 at Bear Mountain. The unique team-based format of GvR Snow pits Transworld Snowboarding’s Regular Footed riders (left foot forward) against FUEL TV’s Goofy Footed riders (right foot forward), with each team appointing a team captain.
The starting five pro snowboarders appointed by Kurt Hoy, captain of the Regular Team and editor-in-chief of Transworld Snowboarding, include:
Representing FUEL TV, Director John Stouffer, team captain for the Goofy Team, selected the following snowboarders for his starting five in the finals:
Sanctioned by World Cup Snowboarding, etnies GvR Snow has invited more than 70 of the top professional snowboarders from around the world to compete for $50,000. Over 8,000 people are expected to attend and the contest will be webcast live from the etnies GvR website at http://gvr.etniessnow.com
Immediately following the contest, Ghostface Killah, an original member of Wu-Tang Clan, will be performing at the base of Bear Mountain on the sun deck!
Below is the etnies GvR Snow schedule:
etnies GvR Snow Team Qualifiers – 9:00 a.m.
etnies GvR Snow Team Finals – 1:00 p.m.
Ghostface Killah Performance – 3:00 p.m.
Bear Mountain is located at 43101 Goldmine Dr in Big Bear Lake, California.
Stay tuned to http://gvr.etniessnow.com/ for the latest information the contest.