Here’s the official press release, sounds like it’s going to be mental!
BRIGHT SHIP WRECK
Berlin, June 17th 2013
For Immediate Release –
Bright Trade Show is proud to present “Bright Shipwreck”, a new signature event as one of its many side activities during the Berlin Fashion Week.
Using the natural transition of an industrial river barge, the skateboard competition, hosted on Thursday July 4th, will see a handpicked selection of 24 professional and amateur athletes from around the world compete on this one of a kind obstacle, while floating on the river Spree.
The ship will be mooring outside of MTV Europe’s headquar- ters, where the staged exterior will offer plenty of seating opportunity for the public. DJs, a huge BBQ and a number of bars will provide for the best experience possible for every- one looking to attend the free event.
Bright Shipwreck is made possible through the support of Red Bull, VIVA, Titus und Budweiser.
International Invite Only Skateboard Contest
July 4th, 2013 from 7pm until sundown.
MTV Europe – Spree Side, Stralauerallee 6, Berlin, Germany
24 handpicked pro & am Skateboarders to compete on the natural transition of an industrial barge for a 3000€ prize money.
Open to the public, free of charge. DJs, food and drinks on site.
For more information: www.brightskateboarding.com
Bright is the leading trade show for Streetwear, Sneakers and Skateboarding, where brands from all over the world meet some of Europe’s largest retailers and most influential me- dia. It takes place twice a year, as part of the Berlin Fashion Week.