Ryan Nyquist, Nate Adams and Jason Ellis will hook up with Butterfinger to search for talent Saturday, May 1, at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las VegasSkateboarding and BMX Up-and-Comers Are Challenged to Show Off What They've GotWHO:
Ryan Nyquist, BMX
Nate Adams, Freestyle motocross
Jason Ellis, Skateboarding
Local Las Vegas amateur talentWHAT:
Nyquist, Adams and Ellis will be on hand to kick off the 2004 Nestle Butterfinger "Break Out" Challenge prior to the Supercross Series finals in Las Vegas.Skateboarders and BMX riders will be videotaped for entry in the competition to find the best amateur action sports talent in the U.S.Amateur athletes between the ages of 15-25 will have the chance to showcase their best skateboarding or BMX tricks on a specially designed 8,000 square-foot street course, with rails, jumps and ramps.All entries will be submitted into the national "Break Out" Challenge contest, which will run from May 1 to August 31. Three finalists each in skateboarding, BMX and motocross will win a trip to Los Angeles in October to ride with Nyquist, Adams and Ellis.Nyquist and Ellis will give demonstrations, and all three pros will be available for media interviews on-site.WHEN:
Saturday, May 1, from 1:00 - 4:00 pm Registration from 12:30 - 2:00 pm at the Butterfinger tent in front of the Pit entranceWHERE:
The Butterfinger Pit area, located in the Pit, outside Sam Boyd Stadium 7000 E. Russell Road, Las Vegas; 702-895-4978**PLEASE NOTE:
All May 1st Break Out Challenge participants must pre-register at butterfinger@mslpr.com. They must give their name, address, age and phone number to gain free admittance to the Pit and the opportunity to enter the "Break Out" Challenge.****This is the big kick-off event, so if you can't make it to Vegas, you can still send in videos to:
Butterfinger "Break Out" Challenge
6500 Wilshire Blvd
19th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90048