The Aruba Xtreme Event Day 1 - Amado steals the show!


A beautiful day welcomed all competitors on the registration day of The Aruba Xtreme Event 2013. Warm up sessions for Kite and Windsurfing and try outs for Skate boarders took place during the afternoon with great conditions for the water sports while the skaters and BMX Freestylers got a hang of the special created mini half pipe ramp with support from Salad Skate shop Aruba.

Event photo and filming took place during the warm up sessions, many photographers and videographers were on sight searching for their perfect moment to capture some of the events early actions.


Later in the afternoon the stage and sound system were being set up for the official opening ceremony including a DJ session with DJ NERGY from Curacao. As soon as the press and visitors were gathered the opening cermony could kick of with words from Co organizer Ruben Petrisie followed by a earlier recorded presentation of Aruba's Minister of Sport and welfare, Richard Visser due to comitments abroad he unfortunately could not attend in person. After the video display welcome words were shared by one of Aruba's parlament members Ms Desiree Croes. Finally it was time for DJ NERGY to cheer up the spot and the visitors with some massive sounds while local food and snacks were being served by Enith.

Several TV stations, news paper represantatives and event related sponsors joined the fun

The opening ceremony was by This Event is brought to you by 2 da Max Foundation with its following partners and Sponsors: Aruba's Minister of Sport and Welfare, Purpel Entertainment Group, Polar Beer, Cerd, Monster Energy Drink, Tropicana Resort & Casino, Professional Signs, Insel Air, write here/office systems Aruba, Salad Skate shop, Bang!, Johnson's Enterprises and many others images of the day are visible on our website in the gallery section.

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