BLOGZILLA: INVITATIONAL WILDCARD TO SHOREDITCH SHOWDOWN

Exciting news ginzillas!

As you may or may not have heard, our invitational shindig is going on at Snowdome Tamworth on Saturday (28th September, 8PM, be there or be a loser face…) and we have just about got the rider list sorted. Don’t forget – we will be picking some more riders for the jam who impress in the open session (8-9pm) before the invitational jam kicks off at 9. The jam will go on for an hour, after which we award the winner and then the slope is still open to all until 12.30 so let’s all have a jolly good time!

The slight wounder is that it’s the Protest Rock-a-Rail Jam in the Hague on the same night, and so a slice of our talent is heading off over there, which can’t be helped – it’s actually RAD news for them! Wishing good luck to all involved on that front. However we’ve still got a decent selection of amazing riders to come and fight to the death on Saturday – Anything could happen – what’s your prediction?


Ben Wall
Calum Paton
Carl Howden
Charlie Clark
Charlie Quinn
Cody Hierons
Connor Carey
Doug Johnson
Gareth Andrews
Jason Rickwood
Jonny Russell
Jordy Gee
Josh Ogden
Marc McClement
Matt Corry
Matt Higson
Matt Macwhirter
Neil Campbell
Ross Needham
Sean Tumelty
Tom Fee
Tom Smith


The EVEN BIGGER NEWS is that things just got a whole lot more interesting for the GONZILLA.TV INVITATIONAL riders, as we can now reveal that the winner (to be decided by the riders themselves) will not only walk away with all the cash, they will also get the very first wildcard invite to the O’Neill Shoreditch Showdown! This is happening on 21st November and the setup looks LEGIT! Check it out:

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So an exciting weekend ahead – come down, have a booze and a shred and see who walks away victorious!

 
 

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