Betsafe – the Air Wipp Challenge
Saturday 18th of August 2012 at 7.00pm, Air Wipp presents a big international Parkour and Freerunning Competition in the center of Helsingborg, Sweden!
This summer Air Wipp arranges a major Parkour and Freerunning Contest, gathering the elite international athletes. With 19 participants from countries as Sweden, Australia, Germany, US, UK, Latvia, Russia, Finland, Belgium, Thailand, Denmark and Spain, it’s guaranteed to become a large event in central Helsingborg. The entire town square will be filled with crowd – we’re aiming for at least 6000 visitors. During the weekend of the competition there will also be held workshops and other events, with opportunities for kids to meet their international parkour stars.
The competition will take place on Saturday, 18th of August 2012 with the stairs of Terasstrapporna as the race track, facing the sea and the crowd at the town square. Competition day will begin with presentation of athletes / competitors and explanation of the rules at 7.00pm.
On the stairs of Terasstrapporna will be built boxes, pipe structures and other obstacles for the contestants to use as creatively as possible, with one minute to perform. The contestants start at the top of the track, and gets down to the finish, using the obstacles placed along the track. The athletes will be doing flips, jumps, spins and tricks that will be evaluated by the four judges’ criterias, based on their creativity, flow, performance, significance and overall performance. They have to be flexible and creative, in order to combine as many tricks as possible and get a good score.
Sponsors for the competition is:
Inblick Webb & Kommunikation AB
For further information:
Marcus Gustafsson, CEO/Athlete, 0730-51 52 25, email@example.com
Filip Ljungberg, CEO/Athlete, 0701-83 27 04, firstname.lastname@example.org
Emil Breman, Manager, 0707-98 50 45, email@example.com
Elisabeth Fogelberg, Project Manager, firstname.lastname@example.org