The 2010/2011 snowboard season is starting with a big bang: The legendary snowboard contest Air & Style is coming to Beijing, People´s Republic of China, with the 6-star Swatch TTR World Snowboard Tour event “Oakley and Shaun White present Air & Style Beijing 2010” on December 4, 2010, at the Olympic Sports Center Stadium, venue of the Olympic football tournament at Beijing Olympic Games 2008. The event is being realized with the full support from Beijing Sports and Beijing government. Unique mix of top sports and top music This is the first time ever that world-class contest snowboarding is coming to China, with the superstars of snowboarding competing for the famous Air & Style Ring of Glory, the world´s most valuable trophy in snowboarding. “The Oakley and Shaun White present Air & Style Beijing 2010” is presenting a unique mix of top sports and top live music acts to the Chinese public, perfectly tailored for celebrating the lifestyle of young people. With its cool and stylish reputation the Air & Style has become the world´s premier snowboarding event. Great combination: Shaun White and Air & Style The world´s most legendary contest Air & Style and snowboarding´s global superstar Shaun White, two-time Olympic Gold medalist and Air & Style winner are teaming up for a snowboarding event. The expected 15,000 spectators on-site and millions on the internet and on TV should already now get ready for great sports, great entertainment, great fun and a great party. 16 of the world´s best snowboarders, with top riders such as Scotty Lago, Andreas Wiig or Peetu Piroiinen already confirmed. They will drop off from the 42m tall inrun to perform breathtaking tricks over the gigantic straight jump – competing for the prize money of 100,000 US-$ and 1,000 points in the TTR world ranking – and the famous Air & Style ring of glory.