With only a few days left until the start of the European Winter X Games 2011, Burn is exited to announce a jam packed week of world class snowboarding and mind blowing entertainment. Burn is thrilled to be an official partner in such an elite and individual event.
The Burn Units will be flying the flag in both Slopestyle and Pipe events, so keep your eye out for Ståle Sandbech (NOR) in the Slopestyle and French crusaders Mathieu Crépel and Arthur Longo in the Pipe. Eliminations start from Thursday 17th at 10am so if you can’t be there in person, make sure you catch the live stream here www.facebook.com/BurnEnergy
At the bottom of the Tichot chairlift is the X Park section of the European Winter X Games 2011. 100% Free, here will be the area for entertainment, DJ’s, masses of activities and Burn Airbag Jump. The X Fest on the Val Claret snow front is the Winter X Games Europe nerve centre. Here you will find Burn’s ‘Gravity Got Fired’ entertainment centre where the Burn Units team will be joining you on Friday 18th at 3.30pm until 4.30pm for autograph signings and photos as well as Burn Team France; Gérome Mathieu, Olivier Gittler and Valérian Ducourtil.
On the X Fest stage, from 9pm Thursday 17th Burn Studios Presents a free concert with the Belgium duet ‘2 Many DJs’, keen to rock out the alps in style, be ready to dance all night long. Not to kill the party early, we head to the Loop bar, Tignes Le Lac, where charismatic and energetic band ‘DUKE’ are playing live, and incendiary punks Gallows will be DJ’ing until 2am at the official Burn after show party!
Working alongside the ‘Looking Sideways’ project; a project which celebrates the creativity which surrounds and defines boardsport culture, the Loop Bar in Tignes Le Lac will be with hub of the entertainment action throughout the week. Kicking off at 8pm Tuesday 15th with the ‘Looking Sideways’ Art Exhibitions, singer songwriter Ben Howard will be playing live on Wednesday 16th, and the final party of the event, the Dalikfodda Rock Party featuring Truck Fighters and Jettblack (live) hits the Loop Bar for the second year running on Friday 18th.
As part of Burn’s ongoing commitment to celebrating creativity within board sports, Burn is proud to be a premium partner of the European Winter X Games 2011. Check www.burn.com for full event schedule and information.
Don’t miss out on the biggest event of the year….. see you there!
Dates for your Diary
Tuesday 15th March.
8.00pm – Loop Bar, Tignes Le Lac, ‘Looking Sideways’ Art Exhibitions
Wednesday 16th March.
10pm – Loop Bar, Ben Howard playing Live
Thursday 17th March.
10.00am – 12.00am Snowboard Slopestyle Men’s Elimination –Ståle Sandbech
6.30pm – 8.00pm – Snowboard Super Pipe Men’s Elimination – Arthur Longo & Mathieu Crépel
9.00pm – X Fest Stage, 2 Many DJs, Free Concert
10. 00 pm – 02.00am – Official after Party, Loop Bar, Duke (live), Gallows (DJ set)
Friday 18th March.
1.30pm to 2.45pm – Snowboard Slopestyle Mens Final
6.00pm – 7.15pm – Snowboard Super Pipe Mens Final
10.00am – 7.00pm – X PARK, all day activities
3.30pm – 4.30pm – X Fest, Gravity Got Fired entertainment Centre, Burn Units Autograph Session
10.00pm till you drop – Dalikfodda Rock Party feat Truck Fighters and Jettblack (live) – Loop Bar – Tignes Le Lac