Relentless BIGAIR Stuttgart presented by Quiksilver returns — now upgraded to a 5Star TTR snowboard competition.After the storming success of its January 2011 debut, Germany’s Relentless BIGAIR Stuttgart returns for its second edition in association with Quiksilver, bigger and better than before.
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Taking place 16-17 December 2011, it’s now been upgraded from a 4 to 5Star TTR event, elevating it to the elite of snowboard competitions worldwide.Relentless BIGAIR Stuttgart brings world-class snowboarding to the heart of Stuttgart, in the impressive Neckarpark situated between Cannstatter Wasen and the Mercedes-Benz Arena. 250 tons of metal will be used to construct the huge 130-metre long, 36-metre high snow-filled run.The contest is held on a big-air jump and a staircase obstacle with rails and slidebars, guaranteeing gripping action throughout.The prizes on offer are huge this year. Aside from the $50,000 purse, the world’s best riders will compete for 850 TTR points and for a place at the 2012 World Championships in Oslo in February.Tickets are on sale from 2 November 2011 — more infos on www.bigair-stuttgart.com / www.facebook.com/BigAirStuttgart