The Sponsor Me event is a contest for the up and coming rider looking to showcase his or her talents in front of the industry's finest.
-Sponsor Me (winner is sponsored for a year from the headlining sponsors)
-Women’s (prize packages)
- Groms (12 and under).
The sponsor me division will end in a final featuring the top 10 riders.
Judging will be headed up by key industry personnel who have their eyes open for the hottest new talent. Brent Futagaki, head judge, has amassed a panel of experts and there will be a minimum of one judge per feature. Judges will focus on skill, creativity, difficulty, and overall impression. Competitors will be sessioning each of 5 featues for 15 minutes then rotate to the next obstacle. There will be rest areas between each feature to allow competitors to watch the event, drink some water and rest up.
Active Ride Shop, Rome SDS, Von Zipper, 32 Boots, Mountain High, Skull Candy and Vestal.