From March 1st unitl 5th Laax was the host of the prime event of the European freeski-scene. For the sixth time the world's best freeskiers crowned their champions at the European Freeski Open. Featuring top level competitions in slopestyle and halfpipe, the European Open given local and amateur riders the chance to compete with the best pro's in the sport - top riders which were personally invited and seeded into the semi-finals. With a prize purse of 50'000 USD the event offers the highest prize money on the continent. The courses belongs to the most innovative and expertly shaped constructions. The unique set-up guaranteed high-level action and incredible tricks performed by the freestyle riders.