ONeill proudly presents the ONEILL EVOLUTIONA new 6-star TTR World Snowboard Tour eventSnowboardings evolution is expected to leap forward in January 2007 when ONeill and the Swiss resort of Davos join forces to host the ONEILL EVOLUTION, the latest 6-star freestyle contest on the Ticket To Ride (TTR) World Snowboard Tour. After seven years of staging the legendary SB Jam, the partnership is now focused on pushing snowboarding to the next level by organizing the ONeill Evolution. The top 10 riders from the 2005/2006 TTR Ranking List are all automatically invited to throw down their best tricks in the name of raw freestyle progression. Riders will confirm their attendance in October and November. Joined by the current two leaders of this seasons TTR tour, the ONeill Evolution will also see four wild cards handed out to special invitees – including snowboarding superstar and founding father of the TTR, Terje Haakonsen. With jam session formats allowing maximum room for expression, creativity and true freestyle freedom, plus a massive prize purse of US$100,000 to tempt the worlds best riders to Davos, the ONeill Evolution promises to kick down the door of freestyle snowboardings status quo. Upgraded to one of only six 6-star TTR World Snowboard Tour events, the ONeill Evolution will set the stage for some of the worlds best freestyle snowboarders to strap in and compete in the two official TTR contests set to unfold at the gigantic Quarterpipe and world-famous Davos Superpipe – including special features – at the foot of the Jakobshorn. On top of all that, a slopestyle layout featuring two of the biggest hits of the winter will also be prepared for the riders to show what theyre made of during exciting expression sessions.