Second Round of Confirmed Freeski Athletes And Schedule of Events Announced for the Winter Dew Tour’s Nike 6.0 Open at Breckenridge Ski Resort, Dec. 16-19, 2010

Godbout, Hunder, Wallisch, Brown, Sigourney Among Athletes Confirmed

Below is the second round of freeski athletes confirmed to compete at the first of three stops on the 2010-11 Winter Dew Tour – the Nike 6.0 Open at Breckenridge Ski Resort, Dec. 16-19, 2010. The Winter Dew Tour continues to be the leader in fostering new talent and will hold its Open Qualifiers at the Nike 6.0 Open in Breckenridge to allow spots for emerging talent on the Tour. New additions to the roster of pre-qualified* athletes are in bold along with new highlighted additions to the Open Qualifier field of athletes.

The full, final roster of athletes will be announced closer to the event.

Athlete registration for the 2010-11 Winter Dew Tour season is currently open and will remain open until December 1st at 5 p.m. CST. To register, please visit http://www.allisports.com/dew-tour/registration.

Pre-Qualified

Men’s Freeski Superpipe

Xavier Bertoni

Justin Dorey

Matt Duhamel

Simon Dumont

Banks Gilberti

AJ Kemppainen

Dan Marion

Peter Olenick

Tucker Perkins

Mike Riddle

Jossi Wells

Colby West

Torin Yater-Wallace

Men’s Freeski Slopestyle

Elias Ambuhl

Anders Backe

Bobby Brown

Sammy Carlson

Phil Casabon

Ian Cosco

Charles Gagnier

Banks Gilberti

Alexis Godbout

Steffen Hamre

Elvis Eidsvold Harsheim

Andreas Håtveit

JF Houle

PK Hunder

Sean Jordan

TJ Schiller

Alex Schlopy

Tom Wallisch

Jossi Wells

McRae Williams

Open Qualifiers

Men’s Freeski Superpipe

Duncan Adams

Bobby Brown

JF Houle

Tom Wallisch

Byron Wells

Men’s Freeski Slopestyle

Simon Dumont

Oscar Harlaut

Russ Henshaw

Matt Margetts

Jacob Wester

Women’s Freeski Superpipe

Keltie Hansen

Keri Herman

Anna Segal

Brita Sigourney

Angeli Vanlaanen

Women’s Freeski Slopestyle

Ashley Battersby

Keltie Hansen

Dara Howell

Anna Segal

Jessica Warll

*Athletes are pre-qualified based on their rankings at the end of the 2009-10 Winter Dew Tour season.

The Nike 6.0 Open schedule of events is as follows:

Thursday, December 16th – Festival Village Opens at 8:00am

3:00PM – 4:00PM Freeski Superpipe Women Prelims

Friday, December 17th – Festival Village Opens at 8:00am

10:00AM – 10:45AM Snowboard Superpipe Women Prelims

10:30AM – 12:30PM Freeski Slopestyle Men Prelims

11:05AM – 12:30PM Snowboard Superpipe Men Prelims

2:00PM – 4:00PM Snowboard Slopestyle Men Prelims

2:30PM – 4:00PM Freeski Superpipe Men Prelims

7:00PM – 9:00PM Live Concert at Riverwalk

Saturday, December 18th – Festival Village Opens at 8:00am

9:00AM – 9:40AM Snowboard Superpipe Women Final

10:00AM – 11:00AM Snowboard Superpipe Men Final

11:00AM – 12:00PM Snowboard Slopestyle Women Prelims

12:00PM – 12:40PM Freeski Superpipe Women Final

1:00PM – 2:00PM Freeski Superpipe Men Final

2:00PM – 3:30PM Freeski Slopestyle Women Prelims

Sunday, December 19th – Festival Village Opens at 8:00am

10:00AM – 10:40AM Snowboard Slopestyle Women Final

11:00AM – 12:00PM Snowboard Slopestyle Men Final

1:30PM – 2:10PM Freeski Slopestyle Women Final

2:30PM – 3:30PM Freeski Slopestyle Men Final

***SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE***

The complete 2010-11 Winter Dew Tour schedule is as follows:

Nike 6.0 Open – Dec. 16-19 Breckenridge Ski Resort – Breckenridge, Colo.

Winter Dew Tour Killington – Jan. 20-23 Killington Resort – Killington, Vt.

Toyota Championships – Feb. 10-13 Snowbasin Resort – Ogden, Utah

Entering its third season, the top athletes in the world will take part in the 2010-11 Winter Dew Tour, all competing for the highly coveted Dew Cup that will be awarded at the Toyota Championship at Snowbasin Resort in Ogden, Utah. The 2009-10 Dew Cup champions include Andreas Hatveit (Freeski Slopestyle), Jossi Wells (Freeski Superpipe), Jamie Anderson (Women’s Snowboard Slopestyle), Sage Kotsenburg (Men’s Snowboard Slopestyle), Kaitlyn Farrington (Women’s Snowboard Superpipe), JJ Thomas (Men’s Snowboard Superpipe).


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