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Open flowboard challenge at MGM Grand Sanya on Aug 5th

Updated: 2017-07-14 14:30:39

The 2017 Sanya International Flowboarding Open will take place at MGM Grand Sanya in Yalong Bay on August 5th.

 

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The competition will feature a number of Chinese competitors, as well as some elite competitors from countries and regions all over the world including the United States, Thailand, Russia, and Ukraine, who will show off their professional flowboarding skills and help make the contest a sporting highlight for the city.

 

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According to the Sanya Culture and Sports Bureau, this is another step for Sanya on its path towards becoming one of China’s most prestigious leisure destinations. Sanya has world-class competition services, beautiful weather, a wonderful tropical natural environment, and a diverse mix of local ethnic cultures. Competitors and event-goers will definitely enjoy the beautiful, dynamic tourism environment of China’s tourism city, and can enjoy watching a fun and engaging sports event.

 

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Riders aged 18 to 40 years old are welcome to register for the competition. Registration will close on August 1st, 2017. For more information, please contact 0898–88696889 or 17776873902.

 

Spectators are welcome to come and check out the action happening on and off the waves during the competition.

 

About flowboarding

 

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Flowboarding can be described as a mix of various board sports including surfing, snowboarding, skimboarding, skateboarding, and wakeboarding. In flowboarding, riders balance on an artificial wave using a combination of moves and techniques adapted from various boardsports, creating a whole new experience for the rider.

 

Registration & Competition Awards
Age
Between the ages of 18-40, men and women are both welcome

 

Time
Registration Deadline: August 1st, 2017
Qualifiers: August 5th, 2017
Finals: August 6th, 2017

Venue
MGM Grand Sanya, Yalong Bay
三亚美高梅度假酒店

 

Address
Yalong Bay National Resort District, Sanya City
三亚市亚龙湾国家旅游度假区

 

Organizing Committee
Tel: 0898–88696889 or 17776873902
Website: http://wtj.sanya.gov.cn/
Competition Awards
Best Action Award

Rule of selection:
Contestant performed with the most creative actions will be rewarded.

 

Most Popular Award

Selection rules:
Cumulative Voting: Contestant with the most number of votes (Wechat Voting + Onsite Voting) will be rewarded.

 

Prizes

Men’s (women’s) standing board
1st prize: RMB 5000
2nd prize : RMB 3000
3rd prize : RMB 1000
Individual awards: RMB 1000 gift bag