Oakley Athletes Set To Compete In First Ever Winter X Games Europe


For 3 days, from March 10th to 12th 2010, the best riders will gather from all around the world to compete against each other on Tignes’ snow for exceptional competitions.

For this first European edition, the Winter X Games have scheduled 8 events: the Men and Women’s Super Pipe Ski and Snowboard, the Men and Women’s Slopestyle Ski and Snowboard, and a freestyle Snowmobile demo. Europe is set to witness a sporting technique and prowess never seen before!

Oakley’s Anne Flore Marxer will help host the event and provide her knowledge of snow sports.

You can watch the event live on www.ESPN360.com

Keep an eye out for these Oakley athletes competing in the event.

Ski Superpipe – Men
Simon Dumont USA
Byron Wells NZ
Jossi Wells NZ

Ski Superpipe – Women
Virginie Faivre SUI
Megan Gunning CAN

Ski Slopestyle – Men
Sammy Carlson USA
Henrik Harlaut SWE
Bene Mayr GER
Jossi Wells NZ
Jacob Wester SWE

Ski Slopestyle – Women
Grete Eliasson NOR
Kim Lamare CAN
Kaya Turski CAN

Snowboard Superpipe-Men
Greg Bretz USA
JJ Thomas USA

Snowboard Superpipe-Women
Gretchen Bleiler USA
Elena Hight USA
Ellery Hollingsworth USA

Snowboard Slopestyle-Men
Eero Ettala FIN
Charles Reid CAN
Heikki Sorsa FIN

Snowboard Slopestyle-Women
Jenny Jones GBR

Snowmobile Best Trick
Heath Frisby USA

Winter X Games Europe Teaser

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Erin Edwards


March 04, 2010