invites you to the 9th
Sanctioned by World
The 9th annual Mystic Sk8 Cup 2002,
a skateboarding contest attended by some of the world's top
riders, will take place in July from the 19th to the 21st,
2002 at the Mystic Skate Park on Stvanice Island in Prague
7, Czech Republic.
For the past five years, Mystic Sk8 Cup has been listed among
the World Cup Skateboarding series contests and is one of
four WCS contests taking place in Europe.
Being the major local skateboarding event, Mystic Sk8 Cup's
excellent reputation quickly spread across the border and
the contest is now being regarded as the most interesting
contest of the WCS Series. Every year, Mystic Sk8 cup is being
attended by more than 12,000 atendants from possibly every
European country as well as Northern and Southern America,
Asia and Australia.
Top riders from USA, Canada, Brazil, Australia and Europe
regularly take part in the contest.
It is the only open-air event of the four European contests
and the streetstyle area is protected by a mobile roofing
The contest is organized by the WCS office and the points
acquired at Mystic SK8 Cup are included in the total ranking
of the WCS series.
The Mystic Sk8 Cup contest has two disciplines - streetstyle
and vertical ramp.Total prize money to be divided between
the winners of each discipline is $25,000.00
Some innovations will be introduced at this year's contest,
including brand new obstacles designed by Radek Teichmann
of Mystic Constructions. The Vertical ramp will be covered
by a roofing system.
There are other activities happening at the Mystic Sk8 Cup
as well. Live concerts of local and international bands will
take place on Friday and Saturday. DJs will play throughout
the weekend, and after the results announcement on Sunday,
the contest will top off with a "classic" Mystic
A "Relax Zone" presenting the art exhibition, SUB
KULTURA will be set-up for all attendants of the event. Sub
Kultura documents the art and design in the skateboarding,
grafitti and hip-hop sub-cultures. Art and design will be
presented in the form of photography, video, film, graphics,
illustrations, actual product and grafitti. Artists from USA,
Germany, France, Finland, Denmark, UK, Belgium, Switzerland,
and Czech Republic will display their works at the exhibition.
Besides the SUB KULTURA exhibition, there will be a number
of bars and food stalls in the Relax Zone. Prominent DJs will
be playing on a grassy area beside a 25-meter swimming pool
throughout the duration of Mystic Sk8 Cup. Hairdressing and
tattoo salons, tea-room, internet café, C-lounge, and other
attractions will be available in the Relax Zone as well.
The Mystic Sk8 Cup is a sports event and cultural happening,
with a unique atmosphere, that no other skateboarding contest
in Europe can compare to.