The contest season in Switzerland is on!

November 27, 2014
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It’s on! The contest season in Switzerland kicked off with two Audi Snowboard Series slopestyle open at glacier 3000 last week. A strong riderfield of 80 participants with riders from all over Switzerland and even from south africa and guatemala (!) battled for the first victory of the season.

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This first win could claim the current world junior champ Michael Schärer who grew up close to the resort. Second place went to Moritz Thönen, another local-hero, Lucas Baume finished 3rd. On the second day the complete podium was renewed: Dario Burch won ahead of his friends Lukas Ehrler and Joel Staub – all of them part of the cartelboyz crew.

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Best Women at the first day was the strong swiss girl Celia Petrig; accompaigned by Lia-Mara Bösch (2nd) and Celia’s sister Ramona Petrig. Celia and Lia-Mara changed their places on the second day, a happy Lia-Mara Bösch winning her first snowboard contest.

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Another highlight was young gun Elias Rupp: The only 13 years old ripper won both days the “Rookie of the Day” award and would be placed on the 3rd place even in the strong men’s category!

photocredit: Anthony Brown

Video Slopestyle Open Glacier 3000

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More info and pics: www.facebook.com/audisnowboardseries and instagram.com/audisnowboardseries

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