Australia Freestyle presents USA versus Australia versus Europe in an open invitation World Series format freestyle competition. There will be 3 shows in Queensland, Sydney, and Melbourne Australia with the first event on the weekend of May 1st 2004. Over $20,000 US in purse money is up for grabs!
The tentative list of US freestyle riders to compete and alternates currently include: 2003 Nat'l champ "Crazy" Dan Jackson, 2002 Nat'l champ Matt "Thew" Blankstrom, "Hitman" Ronnie Hurst, Chauncey Vieira, Darius Khashabi, Anthony D'orsi, Patrick Stephens, Derrick Daigle, Matt Gorka, Ronnie Giovelli, Eric Hoenshell, Kyle Woods and Ricky Payne.
The series will focus on individual freestyle and long endo competitions with other featured shows to include team freestyle and sickest trick. Each rider will earn points for their respective team, and team points will be kept along with individual points to determine champions in each category and an overall team champion.
For riders or teams who wish to compete in this 1st ever tour down under, OZ Freestyle has offered to help arrange freight for their bikes from show to show within Australia, as well as assist with internal travel arrangements and accommodation bookings.
Stay tuned to StuntLife.com and USFreestyle.com for more details as they become available.
Visit http://www.ozfreestyle.com, the official website of Australian Freestyle!
Donal Mac Sweeney
Director of Competition