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RESULTS | Stop #4 of Volcom PBRJ European Tour 2015 | Kitzsteinhorn, Austria 2015

Volcom’s Peanut Butter and Rail Jam tour was going down last weekend at the Kitzsteinhorn glacier, in Austria. On top of the perfect set-up, the weather was on our side this year, so everyone could enjoy this great day at its maximum. The 3 different obstacles were pretty gnarly so we didn’t only have hard tricks but also a bunch of heavy bails this weekend.

The first zone was a Chinabank and a straight- to downrail combo, where the competitors were going really crazy. Furthermore the second zone consisted on a kinked rail and the third zone was a classic downrail. The contest started up with the Kids division where Kitzsteinhorn local Moritz Kaufmann was going full ham on every obstacle and as a consequence took on first place. In the Girls Division Pilar de la Cruz came all the way from Spain up to the glacier and ripped on a level that clearly blew the judges minds, and so she got the first place. The contest went on with a sick line up in the 16 and over division, with upcoming rippers like Arthur Lemmens, Stuart Innes, Andreas Bertl and Dominik Sobe, who won the division at the end of the day.

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Pilar De La Cruz - Fifty to fs lipslide

As soon as everyone was finished with the free burgers & drinks, the first heat of the open division was about to go down. The riders were clearly enjoying this insane obstacle that was built up by the Kitzsteinhorn snowpark crew. With guys like Kevin Trammer, Michael Bisa, Jacco Bos or Lorenzo Peeters and many others, the finals as expected showed us some serious bangers. Winner of last years global champs in Mammoth Mountain, Kevin Trammer was showing what he is able to, destroyed the setup and finished on the first place. Congrats to the belgium rider !

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Free burgers and drinks provided for everyone

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Jens enjoying free burgers and drinks

All in all the Contest was stunning and those who made it to the glacier were obviously pretty stoked about the high level of the riders. Big up to the Snowpark Kitzsteinhorn team, who built up this insane obstacle and helped us making this event so fun and easy ! Thanks to Nitro Snowboards and Union Bindingsfor the great prizes and also THANKS to everyone who showed up !

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Goodies for the people

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Bene Hofer - Noseblunt

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Jacco Bos - 270 Lipslide

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Jens Hennefarth - controlles the mic and the downrail

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Jeremie - Unterberger fifty fifty backside 360 out

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Kevin Trammer - 270 switch frontboard

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Kevin Trammer - Noseslide bs 270 out

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Lifestyle

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Lorenz Vyslozil - Gap to FS Boardslide

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Lorenz Vyslozil - nollie backtail 270 out

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Lorenzo Peeters - fifty fifty backlip

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Michael Bisa - Fifty 540 out

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Michael Bisa - Gap to nosepress

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People were obviously enjoying the sun and the sickest tricks

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Stefan Langgartner - BS Lipslide

FINAL RESULTS

Open:

1. Kevin Trammer
2. Michael Biša
3. Lorenz Vyslozil
4. Stefan Langgartner
5. Jacco Bos

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Jacco Bos, Stefan Langgartner, Kevin-Trammer, Lorenz-Vyslozil, Michael-Bisa

16+:

1. Dominik Sobe
2. Andreas Bertl
3. Stuart Innes
4. Arthur Lemmens
5. Matt Corry

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Arthur Lemmens, Stuart Innes, Andreas Bertl, Dominic Sober, Matt Corry

Girls:

1. Pilar De La Cruz

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Pilar De La Cruz - 1st place in the girls division

Kids:

1. Moritz Kaufmann
2. Bene Hofer
3. Jonas Stecker

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young guns - Jonas Stecker, Bene Hofer and Moritz Kaufmann

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Siegerehrung

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Siegerehrung

Filmer: Philipp Reinhard
Photographer: David lis

 

 

 

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