2008 Freedom Festival Street Vault
Friday June 27th, and Saturday June 28th
Celebrate 30 years of Thunder on the Ohio
This yearâ€™s 30th Anniversary Celebration will include our own version of Thunder and Air Acrobatics with the first ever Freedom Festival Street Vault
$30 per entrant before June 9th , $40 after June 9th. Entry fee includes participation in event plus goody bag of fun stuff. $15 entry fee per male/female team (not per individual) and $10 for Co-ed teams.
Spectators will be required to purchase a Freedom Festival button to gain entry into the area. Buttons can be purchased at the gate. Along with the vault competition they will be treated to an incredible air show, unlimited hydroplane racing and lots of entertainment. Go to evansvillefreedomfestival.org to learn more about all of the activities.
High School and Open Division
Friday June 27th Girls Division starting at 3:00 pm with the Boys Division starting a half hour after the conclusion of the girls. Approximately 6:00 pm. Starting heights will be determined by the field.
College and Open Division
Qualifying heights-Womens 11â€™ Mens 15â€™
College age and above not meeting qualifying heights will jump on Friday.
Saturday June 28th Womenâ€™s Division starting at 3:00 pm with the Menâ€™s Division starting a half hour after the conclusion of the Womenâ€™s event. Approximately 6:00 pm. Starting heights will be determined by the field, but will be a minimum of 10â€™ and 14â€™.
In order to accommodate the time schedule allotted we will only accept a maximum of 20 entries per Division for the Friday Competition and 15 per Division on Saturday.
Team Competitions (Saturday only)
Awards will be presented to the first three places in each Individual Division and to the first two Teams in each Division. Team competition will include Womenâ€™s, Menâ€™s and Co-ed Divisions.
By request we will have a prize for best costume in Menâ€™s and Womenâ€™s Divisions on Saturday only.
Teams of same gender will consist of three members. Scoring will be based on the sum of the heights of the three vaulters from each team. Co-ed teams will consist of one female and one male participant. Co-ed scoring will be based on the sum of heights of the two participants. . College teams, masters teams, rogue teams are welcome. Team Members must register as an Individual. An Individual may compete on both a Gender Team and a Coed Team.
Bring your School flags banners and fight songs, letâ€™s get it on!
Jameson Inn in Evansville is offering special rates for Street Vault Competitors.
Directions to Riverfront and Athlete Registration
Athletes must pre register, because of the limited number of participants allowed per division we cannot guarantee openings for on site registration.
Participants can pick up their passes at the Festival Office 135 Locust Street Evansville IN on the day of the event. Go to Mapquest .com for directions and type in 135 Locust Street, Evansville IN.
There is a free parking garage across from the Freedom Festival office.
Office: 812-471-9590 cell: 812-205-7394
Points of Interest:
Newly constructed board runway 130â€™.
Hospitality tent for athletes with refreshments
Music entertainment provided by Dan Burton (former all American from Indiana University)
Plan on staying the night and taking advantage all of the fun.
Street Vault Committee:
Mark Buse- PR 18â€™8â€
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