Quiksilver Showdown Over the City this week!

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Well spring break is over and the season is starting to wind down with only a few weeks remaining. But we have saved the biggest event of the season until the very end! In less than a week every top Canadian snowboarder will be visiting Grouse Mountain for the 3rd annual Quiksilver Showdown Over the City!

A few of these athletes are fresh off wins or big podium placements this season inlcuding:

Seb Toutant: Currently 9th on the TTR tour. He just came 2nd in the US Open Slopestyle yesterday, 3rd in the QP on Friday, 2nd at the Canadian Open

Craig Beaulieu: Just won the UB Crowned Slopestlye in Quebec on Saturday. He is ready to battle it out for another $10K cheque

Dave Fortin: 1st place at the Telus Big Air 2 weeks ago at Blue Mountain. Dave is always ready to put on a show.

Mat Belzile: 1st place at the You Look Good Seymour Cup earlier in the year.

Registration is still open for AM Qualifiers This event includes a Qualifier division taking place on Friday that is open to any rider that wants to either earn a qualifier spot or just to compete against other am riders from across Canada. Top 6 riders from the qualifiers will advance to both the Friday Night Jib Session and Saturday Jump + Jib Session.

Register Now (Please note: this is a mens only event, sorry ladies)

EVENT SCHEDULE - Check out the key times and details below FRIDAY

11:00am-9:00pm Rusty Rail Outdoor BBQ Watch the action on the big screen!
12:00pm - 4:00pm Qualifying  
6:00pm - 7:00pm Friday Night Session Practice  
6:00pm - 9:00pm DJ MARVEL spinning on-course  
7:30pm - 8:30pm Friday Night Jib Session  
9:00pm – Close Awards in the main chalet Coors Light Apres in Lupins Cafe Featuring DJs SEKO + MARVEL

SATURDAY

11:00am-close Rusty Rail Outdoor BBQ Watch the action on the big screen!
11:00am-3:30pm DJ MARVEL spinning on-course  
10:30am – 12:15pm HEAT 1 Practice and Semi-Final  
12:30pm - 2:00pm HEAT 2 Practice and Semi-Final  
2:30-3:30pm Head-to-Head FINALS  
3:45pm Awards in front of Peak Chalet  
9:00pm - Late Coors Light Afterparty at Tonic  

Visit www.showdownoverthecity.ca and check out last year’s short video on the home page for a taste of what’s in store.