Orange AIM SeriesBig Air & Quarter Pipe Jam Finale

30 Sep-1 Oct 06, Warmwell Ski Centre, United Kingdom

The Orange AIM Series, looks set to end its 2006 UK event series, in style, when it presents the National Artificial Big Air Championships at Warmwell Ski Centre on Saturday 30th September & Sunday 1st October

The Orange AIM Series, looks set to end its 2006 UK event series, in style, when it presents the National Artificial Big Air Championships at Warmwell Ski Centre on Saturday 30th September & Sunday 1st October. The finale to the successful 2006 event series will also open the door to budding Shaun Whites and Terje’s out there by offering the top two skiers and snowboarders, competing in the quarterpipe Jam, spots to compete in the British Quarterpipe Championships at this year’s Metro Ski & Snowboard Show.

The event will bring the UK’s snowboard and ski elite to Warmwell including favourites for the Big Air titles, 2006 British Snowboard Big Air and Slopestyle Champion Nate Kern, and 2006 British Freeski Slopestyle Champion, Andy Bennett, both certain to put on a show and pull off some sick tricks over the big 8m kicker.

In the Quarterpipe Jam riders and skiers will show off their skills, inspired by the chance of winning one of the prestigious Metro Ski & Snowboard show competitor spots. The jam will mark the first time that open entry riders & skiers will get the chance to compete for a spot into the invited British Quarterpipe Championships at the Metro Ski Show in London on Friday 20th October. UK talent will have the opportunity to showcase their skills in front of thousands of spectators and compete alongside UK super stars, Dan Wakeham and Paddy Graham, to name just a few.

Competition Schedule Snowboard Competition Schedule Ski
Saturday 30th September 2006: Sunday 1st October 2006:
09.00 – 10.00: Registration 09.00 – 10.00: Registration
10.00 - 13.00: Quarterpipe Practice / Qualification 10.00 – 12.30: Quarterpipe Practice / Qualification
into “British Quarterpipe Championships” into “British Quarterpipe Championships”
13.00 – 16.00: Big Air Practice & Qualification 12.30 – 15.00: Big Air Practice & Qualification
16.00 – 16.30: Quarterpipe Jam Session 15.00 – 15.30: Quarterpipe Jam Session
(Highest Air, Best Trick) (Highest Air, Best Trick)
16.30 – 17.15: Big Air Finals 15.30 – 16.00: Big Air Finals
18.00 – 19.00: Prize Giving 16.00 – 17.00: Prize Giving

Spectators and beginners keen to take part are offered one of 200 FREE taster lesson during the event courtesy of the Animal and Trespass Ski and Snowboard academies, in conjunction with Snowlife. The FREE beginner lessons will take place on Saturday, Snowboard lessons from 12 – 4pm and Sunday, Ski between 12pm–4pm. All participants will receive a free snow pack, to secure a free lesson pre-register on: www.orangeaimseries.com

Warmwell Ski Centre, United Kingdom