Burr Ridge, Ill. â€“ October 30, 2009 â€“ Seeking out the best amateur snowboarders and freeskiers across the country this winter, the Gatorade Free Flow Tour today announced the complete schedule for the inaugural 2010 season. The Tour will kick off the weekend of Jan. 9-10 with competitions at both Big Boulder Ski Area in Lake Harmony, Pa. and Vail Ski Resort in Vail, Colo. Eight other events will follow (full schedule below) on the weekends of Jan. 16-17, Jan. 23-24 and Jan. 30-31.
â€œBeing able to bring amateurs in snowboarding and freeskiing the same stepping stone to the pros we offer skateboarders and BMX riders through the summer Free Flow Tour is something we are really excited about,â€ said Kenny Mitchell, Gatorade action sports team manager. â€œWe want to do everything we can to support action sports at a grassroots level, and weâ€™re looking forward to seeing these dedicated freeskiers and snowboarders out there competing.â€