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FlowRider World Flowboarding Championships

Event Press Release

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Contest Info:

We are pleased to announce that the 2014 World Flowboarding Championships (WFC) will be returning to the UAE for the second consecutive year. YAS Waterworld, Abu Dhabi will once again be hosting the best flowboarders from around the world from November 6th – 8th, 2014. Yas Waterworld has partnered up with LAZCO management and FLOW (Flowboarding League Of the World) for this year’s event and will be working together very hard behind the scenes to deliver yet another successful event.

[accordion title=”FlowRider Dates” close=”1″] FlowRider Contest will run November 6, 2014 [/accordion] [accordion title=”FlowBarrel Dates” close=”1″]FlowBarrel Contest will run November 7th & 8th, 2014[/accordion] [accordion title=”Additional Info:” close=”1″]*Team riders from USA, Asia and Europe will be seeded into the FlowRider event as they have qualified through their regional Flow Tour.

*FlowRider teams and Individual competitors will be accountable for scheduling their own lodging accommodations (Please see hotel info)

*Qualified riders (team members) from the Flow Barrel event may represent their teams in their respective divisons on the FlowRider. Please register above (No entry fee required).

*Any additional/individual riders (not on a team) will be subject to paying event entry fees.

*Event Format will be determined by number of entries and announced closer to event date.

*If you are riding as part of a team then you will not need to pay to get into the venue even if you arrive before November 5th

*If you are a wild card rider competing as an individual then you will only need to pay entry into the park once and then it will be free up until the 9th

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YAS WaterWorld Information:

Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi’s theme is based on a legend that represents local Emirati culture and heritage – Next door to Ferrari World Abu Dhabi and at the center of Yas Island’s entertainment complex, Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi is the largest waterpark in the capital. Spread over 15 hectares, the waterpark will feature a thrilling range of 45 rides, slides and attractions. Four rides will be one-of-a-kind that have never been seen in a waterpark.

[accordion title=”YAS WaterWorld” close=”1″]*If you are riding as part of a team then you will not need to pay to get into the venue even if you arrive before November 5th

*If you are a wild card rider competing as an individual then you will only need to pay entry into the park once and then it will be free up until the 9th

*For more park information please visit: YAS Website 
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Hotel Information:

Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi is a sponsoring partner of the 2014 World Flowboarding Championships. The top notch hotel and resort is offerings lodging discounts to competitors, family and spectators who are visiting for the WFC event on November 6-8th.

[accordion title=”Crowne Plaza ” close=”1″]Attention:

ALL FlowRider Teams/Qualifiers are responsible for their lodging accommodations. Please communicate with your Regional FLOW Tour Coordinator for more details.

ALL flowboarders, friends and family members who are traveling to the World Flowboarding Championships at Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi we recommend that you stay at Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi and take advantage of the discounts and hook ups provided as they are are supporting sponsor for the event. For questions, request and reservations please e-mail liz.beneski@ihg.com directly and she will get you dialed! Thanks! — at Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi.

www.crowneplaza.com/abudhabi

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Entry Fees:

Non team qualifiers or non-seeded riders will be subject to entry fees. Please confirm with event coordinators for more information and be prepared to pay onsite prior to event practice and/or start.

[accordion title=”FlowBarrel” close=”1″]Flow Barrel- $50.00 USD per discipline entered (Pay onsite)
Contact greg.laz81@gmail.com[/accordion] [accordion title=”FlowRider” close=”1″]FlowRider- $50.00 USD per division (Pay onsite)

Contact: Adam@FlowRider.com

If you are riding as part of a team then you will not need to pay to get into the venue even if you arrive before November 5th

If you are a wild card rider competing as an individual then you will only need to pay entry into the park once and then it will be free up until the 9th.

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Schedule of events (Subject to change):

[accordion title=”Wednesday Nov 5th” close=”1″]FlowRider and FlowBarrel Practice Sessions

Opening function – Start time TBD
• Riders to meet at the competitor area for event welcome
• Riders receive welcome packet
• Judges to go through judging criteria and format
• Open floor for questions

[/accordion] [accordion title=”Thursday Nov 6th” close=”1″]FlowRider Competition in the following order – Start time TBD
• Female BB
• Men’s BB
• Female FB
• Men’s FB
• Best Trick
[/accordion] [accordion title=”Friday Nov 7th” close=”1″]FlowBarrel Competition Begins
• All heats will be run except the finals
• Each division will run straight through in the following order:
1. Female Flowboard Strapless
2. Pro BB Drop Knee
3. Pro men’s Flowboard Strapless
4. Female Flowboard Strapped
5. Pro BB Prone
6. Pro men’s Flowboard strapped
[/accordion] [accordion title=”Saturday Nov 8th” close=”1″]FlowBarrel Competition order of events will be:

1. Female FB strapless
2. Pro BB Drop Knee
3. Pro Men’s Strapless
4. Female FB strapped
5. Pro BB Prone
6. Pro Men’s FB strapped
7. Best Trick

8. Award Ceremony
9. Closing Party
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Practice Times:

[accordion title=”FlowBarrel Practice” close=”1″]Practice time is going to be open from the 3rd – 8th for all competitors who have registered and paid their entry fees (Exact times TBD)[/accordion] [accordion title=”FlowRider Practice” close=”1″]Practice time is going to be open from the 3rd – 8th for all competitors who have registered and paid their entry fees (Exact times TBD)

If you are riding as part of a team then you will not need to pay to get into the venue even if you arrive before November 5th

If you are a wild card rider competing as an individual then you will only need to pay entry into the park once and then it will be free up until the 9th

Once your are eliminated from the event or your divisions are completed the complimentary practices are expired.

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 TEAM INFO:

If you are riding as part of a team then you will not need to pay to get into the venue even if you arrive before November 5th

If you are a wild card rider competing as an individual then you will only need to pay entry into the park once and then it will be free up until the 9th

[accordion title=”Team USA: FlowBarrel” close=”1″]Men’s Flowboard- Eric Silverman & Chris Childers
Men’s Bodyboard- Chris Childers
Female Flowboard- Amy Stevens
[/accordion] [accordion title=”Team USA- FlowRider ” close=”1″]Pro Flowboard- Chuck Wright
Pro Bodyboard- Nick Sanchez
Female Flowboard- Xana Nash
[/accordion] [accordion title=”Team Asia: FlowBarrel ” close=”1″]Men’s Flowboard- Alfian Affandi & Fariz Samad
Men’s Bodyboard- N/A
Female Flowboard- Ili Lim[/accordion] [accordion title=”Team Asia- FlowRider ” close=”1″]Pro Flowboard- Siva O
Pro Bodyboard- Nazri
Female Flowboard- Ili Lim [/accordion] [accordion title=”Team UAE: FlowBarrel ” close=”1″]Men’s Flowboard- Max Soklov & Clayton Barker
Men’s Bodyboard- Mohammed
Female Flowboard- Archie[/accordion] [accordion title=”Team UAE- FlowRider ” close=”1″]Pro Flowboard- Max Soklov
Pro Bodyboard- Mohammed
Female Flowboard- Archie [/accordion] [accordion title=”Team South Africa: FlowBarrel ” close=”1″]Men’s Flowboard- Greg Lazarus &  Alex Van Rooyen
Pro Bodyboard- Billy Tennant
Female Flowboard- Marta Jekot
[/accordion] [accordion title=”Team South Africa- FlowRider ” close=”1″]Men’s Flowboard- Greg Lazarus
Pro Bodyboard- Billy Tennant
Female Flowboard- N/A
[/accordion] [accordion title=”Team Chile: FlowBarrel ” close=”1″]Men’s Flowboard- Diego Elguera & Patricio Araus
Men’s Bodyboard- Claudio Mkko
Female Flowboard- Isidora Ureta[/accordion] [accordion title=”Team Europe- FlowRider ” close=”1″]Pro Flowboard- Quincy Vlijtig
Pro Bodyboard- Adam Wildman
Female Flowboard- Leanna Crowley [/accordion] [accordion title=”Team Spain: FlowBarrel ” close=”1″]Men’s Flowboard- Papo Campos & Fernando Chromicky
Men’s Bodyboard- Charlie B Good
Female Flowboard- N/A[/accordion] [accordion title=”Team Spain- FlowRider ” close=”1″]Pro Flowboard- TBD
Pro Bodyboard- TBD
Female Flowboard- TBD [/accordion]

  

 

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