This just dropped in our inbox regarding The Brits 2011.
The event looks set to return to Laax once again and promises more of the quality you expect form the event – the best facilities in Europe and the best UK riders, both established and emerging.
We’ll be posting more information as and when we get it…
From press release
The BRITS Music & Winter Festival is back with a bang! Returning to the award-winning resort of LAAX, Switzerland from the 20th – 27th March 2011. Bringing together seven days of top snowboard and ski action with seven nights of live music and DJ acts. With festival heavyweights Pendulum confirmed to headline and a performance from one of the hottest up and coming acts The Correspondents, The BRITS looks set to be the ultimate winter week this season.
The BRITS is the Winter Festival that delivers on all counts. 220km of incredible skiing and snowboarding terrain, four valley descents, four world-class snow parks and two halfpipes…check. A cutting edge resort including two world-renowned design hotels….check. Freestyle insanity care of the Protest Slopestyle, SNO!zone Halfpipe, Giro Big Air and Trespass Snowboard/Skiercross Championships… check, Plus an internationally acclaimed and eclectic mix of après and club night mayhem…check!.
It’s not all about the partying, the BRITS also unites the UK’s top athletes such as Olympians Ben Kilner, Zoe Gillings and three times X-Games Gold medallist, Jenny Jones with budding amateurs, groms and rookies. Giving all-comers the chance to showcase their skills and compete for British Championship titles across five age categories, Kids, Youth, Junior, Senior and Masters.
A week’s package deal starts from just £255 and includes seven nights accommodation, seven days lift pass and that all-important festival wristband, which provides you with FREE entry to club night shenanigans plus a bevy of discounts and event privileges.
With more ski and snowboard fun than you can shake a stick at plus a fantastic line-up of top DJ’s and live bands, this year’s BRITS promises to be a banger! Keep an eye on the website for continual event news and updates but get booking your place at the biggest party of the winter: www.the-brits.com
The BRITS, which is part of the Swatch TTR World Snowboard Tour, would not be possible without its highly supportive sponsors: Giro, Protest, Trespass, SNO!zone, Cushe and Snow+Rock. Demo partners: K2 & Ride snowboards and Line, Volkl and K2 skis. Media partners: Whitelines, Huck, Flipside, Extreme Sports Channel, Downdays.eu, Skiclub.co.uk, Natives.co.uk, Metrosnow.co.uk and Snowboardclub.co.uk. Destination partners: Switzerland Tourism and LAAX