July 10th, 2009 by admin

On September 11-13, with help from The Boys and Girls Club and Voodoo Entertainment, we will be hosting “Riverfest.” The event will take place in Bullhead City, Arizona, at Rotary Park.  All proceeds from the event will be used to up lights at a local skate park, the Boys and Girls club, and other local charities.  The event will include over 30 bands on three different stages, a bmx contest, skate contest, wakeboard contest, wakeskate contest, a rail jam, various demos, raffles, food, beer, games and shows for kids.

Event Schedule:

Friday Day:
Freestyle bmx contest.

Rick Thorne and Monster Energy Drinks will host this contest. There will be prizes from Monster, Alpinestar, Hoffman Bikes and other reps to be announced later on our website.

 

Saturday Day:
Skate contest

This event will be announced by Rick Thorne and hosted by Sattelyte, 13 Skate Shop. There will be demos by Pharmacy Skateboards, Powder and Sun, Utility Skateboards and Area 702. All the of the demo companies will provide the prizes (Xtreme Sportswear, DC Shoes and Element Skateboards).

Wake events qualifying rounds.

Silas Thurman will host this event.

Qualifying for the Wakeskaters will be behind PWC's and for the wakeboarders behind Wakesetters, provided by Paradise Malibu.

 

Saturday Night:
Rail jam hosted by Nextgen Winches.

Sunday Day:
Wake event semi and final rounds (both behind the Wakesetters).

 

- For the Pro wakeboarders there will be cash prizes and for amateurs there will be prizes from  Hyperlite, Liquid Force, Gator Boards, Ronix, Company, CWB and Spy Optic.
- For the Pro wakeskaters there will also be a cash prizes and for the amateurs there will be prizes from Oak, Sattelyte, CWB and grand prize a week at The Projects Camp.
- For the wakeboarders so far we have Kyle Rattrey, Ricky Gonzalez, Aj Racinelli, Jake Valdez, Eddie Valdez, Brian Francis, Jimmy Wolf, Ben Christensen and Nick Whittl.
- For the wakeskaters we have Nick Taylor, Brandon Thomas, Ryan Doyle, Stu Shinn, Grant Roberts, Ben Horan, Matt Hooker, Silas Thurman, Josh Kirby, Jeff Engen, Nick Harlos, Brandon Livermore, and Joey White.

 

Coverage of the event will be provided by Alliance Wakeboard Magazine, Mostic Productions, Grind TV and Cwb TV. Anyone interested in riding, being a sponsor or have any questions you can contact bullheadcomp@yahoo.com, riverfestbhc.com, or under bullheadcomp@yahoo.com on myspace.

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