Dirksen Derby 13
(Virtual Snowboard & Sit-Ski Event via @DirksenDerby Instagram Account)
Build It - Ride It - Post It! This year's event will be a judged video contest where you build your own course, film a run through the course, and then post it on Instagram to WIN! Entry into the event is free of charge. Simply post your 30-second video to your personal Instagram account before Dec. 13, 2020 and tag #DirksenDerby13 to enter. Details listed below.
Virtual Dates: Nov. 24th - Dec. 13th, 2020
Location: The World
DD13 Competition Format:
- Rider hand builds a unique “Dirksen Derby” style obstacle course which can include tight berms, pump bumps, jumps, obstacles, and other unique features. Creative location choices will be scored higher.
- Rider creates a maximum 35 second video edit of themselves riding through the course. Submissions can be an edit of multiple video shots or one continuous video shot.
- Rider then posts their video edit to their personal Instagram account and tag #DirksenDerby13 to enter. @DirksenDerby will comment on your post when we have received your video submission.
- Snowboards, Splitboards, Snow Skates, Pow Surfers, and Sit-Skis are allowed in competition.
- Video Edits will be judged on Creativity, Quality, Fun & Flow.
- Courses built on Private Property (including ski resorts) must have permission from the owners or operators. Locations at open ski areas are not recommended due to crowds and corona-virus restrictions.
- Riders, Builders and Filmers are responsible for their own safety and the safety of others. Any dangerous riding or illegally built courses will be disqualified from competition.
- All Local, Regional & National Corona-Virus rules, regulations and restrictions must be followed at all times!
- Derby Elite Men (Pro – All Ages)
- Derby Elite Women (Pro – All Ages)
- Men (18+ years old)
- Women (18+ years old)
- Youth Boys (0-17 years old)
- Youth Girls (0-17 years old)
DD13 Submission Rules:
- Tag #DirksenDerby13 and your appropriate Division hashtag to be entered into the competition.
- Divisions hashtags include: #DerbyEliteMen, #DerbyEliteWomen, #Men, #Women, #YouthBoys & #YouthGirls.
- All submissions must be posted before Sunday, December 13th, 2020.
- Registration is free of charge.
DD13 Winners & Awards:
- Winners will be chosen by a panel of judges and announced on the @DirksenDerby Instagram Account on Friday, December 18th, 2020.
- Top-3 prize packages in each division will include: Not just one.... but two race spots into the Dirksen Derby 14 race on December 17-18-19th, 2021 (next year), a DD13 Trophy from North Drinkware, and a gift certificate to one of Bend Oregon's best local restaurants.
- If the winning rider and/or the project filmer is already qualified for the upcoming DD14 race, they can transfer their spot to a friend or family member.