'FAT FACE' WHITE AIR Oct 23rd -31st 2004

'Europe's Largest Extreme Sports Festival'

14 International and Open Events on Land and on Water. Free spectator entry

LATEST NEWS..

Skate/BMX Red Bull's NEW Indoor street course!..One of the highest standards of Skate and BMX competition ever seen on the Island at the 'Fat Face White Air' with the brand new Red Bull indoor street course brought over from Europe just for the White Air Festival! Skate undercover with the Red Bull team and top UK and International riders for eight solid days of White Air and make it to the Saturday finals! Free public access.

Flatland Park..Oct 23rd-30th Mountain Board and BMX riders will have the chance to use the new 'flatland' park designed by the leading ramp specialists for White Air to create a superb ramp and street course for all levels. Watch out for the Big Air challenge on Britains Most Extreme 30ft high White Air ramp!, Flatland Jam in the park, Flatland Racing in the main arena, and see World Champ Tom Kirkman pull off insane double loops. If you have the talent then come along, join the stars and give it a go! Free public access.

Duathlon confirmed...Oct 24th will see the White Air Duathlon Race. New to White Air this open race will see competitors complete a 2 mile road run, 10 mile road bike, and finish with a spectacular 3 mile off-road run beside the beautiful Bay cliffs straight into the event site to finish!

OTHER NEWS...Mountain Bike Cross country race confirmed for Oct 30th ...Watch this space!

Surf Open £1000 Gul Wetsuits 28th-30th (IOW Open and trials 23/24 Oct).. The Fat Face White Air is also pleased to announce that in conjunction with GUL Wetsuits there will now be £1000 prize fund for the winners of the Surfing Open! This event always produces some of the best surf conditions in the UK and with a moveable event ...Where ever the surf is breaking best on the Island we will move the event to! Shortboard/Longboards/Bodyboard Open categories.

The Surf Kayak Race is new to the Fat Face White Air. Sat 30th Oct. A long distance race in conjunction with Offshore Sports and Ocean Kayak from the White Air festival site, out through the surf and back for a sprint finish... if you have what it takes come along and enter this superb new White Air Open event!

Junior Surf Academy Week. Mon Oct 25th-Wed Oct 27th. In conjunction with the Isle of Wight Surf Club, Offshore Sports, and WightWater and Gul wetsuits,the Surf Academy will be a chance for all to come along and improve their surfing skills alongside some of the UK's best surfers. Or if you have never tried surfing before why not have a taster session!

Youth Windsurfing Race Training Week. Mon Oct 25th-27th. Race Training Week will see intermediate windsurfers progressing under the guidance of the UKWA, Offshore Sports and Wight Water. Top racers, British and World Champions Aaron and Ross Williams will on hand to help out!

ORDER FREE PRE-EVENT GUIDE..WIN a custom Bill Atlee 'Escape' Surfboard! Guide features all the events..Travel..Ferry offers..Music..Trade Village..Accommodation..Party tickets. www.whiteair.co.uk or just send us an email to.... info@whiteair.co.uk to sign up and enter!

Britain's Most Extreme Sunday Oct 31st 2004....

There can be only be one British Extreme Sports event - and this is it. For the first time ever we will have the ultimate showdown of Brit talent in the world's most spectacular and daring sports. World Stars from White Air's 14 International events will become judges for a day while the very best Brits are battling it out to be crowned Britain's Most Extreme. The 12 most extreme sportsman in the UK will be chosen from the White Air International Open events held over the first eight days of the International festival......'there can be only one champion'

White Air TV series is confirmed...The whole of White Air 2004 will be filmed for a TV special! A number of half hour programs are to be filmed creating a unique concept, and a TV series that will combine action, reality and lifestyle, in the quest to find the Britains Most Extreme Sportsman for 2004.....

www.whiteair.co.uk/emailpr042b.htmdates.htmclick for 'Full Event Listing 2004'...WINDSURFING..SURFING..KITESURFING..SURF KAYAK..SKATEBOARD..BMX..GRAVITY RACING..STREET LUGE..MOUNTAIN BOARD..MOUNTAIN BIKE..ADVENTURE RACE...TRIALS BIKE..and more!

Huge Indoor Trade Village, All the latest gear, 'Deep Blu' and 'White Air Parties', free taster sessions, live djs, live groups, and more.! details on the way soon! and more top live groups to be confirmed!

Naked Apes Live at the White Air party!! LIVE! The final gig on the UK Tour 04'!

DISCOUNTED FERRY TRAVEL!! Remember to quote 'White Air' for your HUGE discounts on ferry fares with Wightlink Ferries.

THANK YOU TO THE OFFICIAL PARTNERS..FAT FACE WHITE AIR EXTREME SPORTS 2004..

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