One of the biggest European extreme sports festivals, Pannonian Challenge, brings together more than 20 000 visitors from all over the world every year. This year, the festival will be bringing even better sports and music program to Croatia.
All the visitors of the festival, which is being held in Osijek at a slightly earlier time of year than previous years (from May 30th till June 2nd) will enjoy the performances of the best BMX, inline and skate athletes accompanied by a great musical atmosphere and interesting additional features that will make this edition of the festival an unbelievable spectacle. The best-equipped skate park in South East Europe will host over 300 top athletes who will compete for a rich prize pool, and the visitors will have the opportunity to see the best of the best.
Some of the biggest names in BMX have confirmed their arrival in Osijek - Daniel Dhers, Kostya Andreev, Irek Rizaev, Jack Clark, Michael Beran and many others who will compete against the locals’ favorite Marin Ranteš, while the legendary Catfish will take care of the phenomenal atmosphere. How to divide a rich BMX prize pool of €8,000 will be decided by all well-known international judges Bart de Jong, Hank Cleworth and Luka Kovič.
Biggest names in inline skating have also confirmed their arrival to the festival – last year’s winner and locals’ favorite Roman Abrate, Stephane Alfano, Joe Atkinson, Daniel Losty, Jacob Juul Petersen as well as many others who will on June 1st compete for a place at the podium. Judges who are going to decide how to divide a rich inline prize pool of €3,000 are well-known international judges Igor Sloković, Emanuel Radak, Viktor Kondrat, while MC Aron James Stine will be in charge of the great atmosphere.
Numerous skate athletes have confirmed their arrival to Pannonian Challenge - Christopher Khan, Zsolt Karkossiak including locals’ favorites Antonio Peković and Timotej Lampe Ignjić who will compete for a place on the podium on Thursday, May 31st. Who is going to win a rich prize pool of €1300 will be decided by judges Luka Kolenc, Tomislav Brdarić and Matija Horvat. MC Nino Fanuko from Pula will be on his mission to make a great party in the skatepark.
Riders can still register on the LINK. See you in Osijek!