Do you get stoked building that perfect jump or rail for you and your crew to session? Have an interest in what goes on behind the scenes at your local terrain park? How about spending a summer with a ski camp in Whistler learning everything that goes into building a world class terrain park? For the first time ever, t he Camp of Champions and Newschoolers .com have join ed up to create the “ Make Me a Digger" contest. Send in photos or a video of your home made rail or jump set up for the chance to win a n internship this summer as a digger at the Camp of Champions ski camp in Whistler, BC . The lucky winner will be set up with accommodation at HOUSE aka Whistler Blackcomb's staff housing, receive limited edition jacket and pants from Zimtstern, Custom Dakine backpack and gloves, and 4 weeks of experience in building and maintaining terrain parks with Steve Petrie and the Arena Snowpark dig crew at the Camp of Champions. Send in Photos and/or videos (preferably in a youtube format or under 100mb) of your custom setups to “firstname.lastname@example.org” no later than May 11, 2007. All submissions must include your name, age, hometown, contact info and a brief description of yourself and your set up. You must be of 18 years of age or older to qualify and you will be responsible for making your own travel arrangements to Whistler. . All qualified submissions will be posted on Newschoolers.com for everyone to check out and give their own two cents on. The winner will be announced on May 18th and will be in for a summer of skiing, building parks and hanging out with the pros in Whistler. The camp of Champions has been running snowboard/ski camps in Whistler for 19 years and has the worlds largest private terrain park. For more info on camp check out http://www.campofchampions.com also check out the official NS contest page!
I hope there isn't some kind out there watching X Games at the moment thinking "I don't wanna ski anymore.. I'll never be that good.." No. Fuck that. Skiing is fun. Skiing is style. Skiing is creativity and skiing is freedom!