King of Shaves White Air Extreme Sports Festival

10 October 2005

From the WhiteAir organisers:
White Air logo

Dear Competitor,

Welcome! We have set-up many things this year for your benefit and hope that you have a great time at the King of Shaves White Air Extreme Sports Festival 2005!

VSP AREA; ‘Very Smooth People area!'

All competitors now have their very own VIP area the King of Shaves ‘VSP area'…This is a carbon copy of the IOWEP press/media/vip area and is at the main festival site with comfortable chairs, sofas, plasma screens, and also has tea/coffee facilities (limited), and wireless broadband access (pay for service).


WIGHTLINK FERRIES are once again offering huge discounts for all competitors (approx ½ price) and spectators.
Quote White Air and either Competitor or Spectator for discounted travel.
0870 5827744


A free 28 page colour guide will given to you on arrival with plenty of information and a map.


Competitors…You will all receive a ‘competitor' wrist band.
Please don't lose this as it gives you total access to the main festival site and it is also the ticket to all the parties.
Bring a Friend..Festival Day site pass ‘free'.
We are also includeing a ‘free pass' for the festival site for an extra person. This pass will enable you to bring another person onto the main site for ‘free'.

Win!! Extreme shaving photo competition….£1000 cash prize!
In your goodie bag along with King of Shaves products you will each receive a ‘RAZOR, shaving foam!....the ‘competitor' with most extreme photo for each event will receive £50…the best overall photo will receive £250…The photographer who takes the photo will receive another £250!.
For the budding amateurs there will be another 30 sets of product from King of Shaves for the best 30 amateur photographer shots!
Photos must show…Razor, foam, and KOS logo to qualify


We have arranged all the parties to be on site this year due to popular demand!
There are over 20 live groups playing at the festival over four days and nights. Two parties are free for all and two need tickets.
King of Shaves Opening Party Thursday 27th(6pm-11pm) entry to all
Deep Riotous party Friday 28th (6pm-2am)…free to competitors (£7 for extra tickets from the ‘Deep Djs'…can be obtained from WA office)
King of Shaves White Air Party Saturday 29th (5pm-2am)…free to all competitors (£10 for extra tickets from WA office)
Coors Sunday Session Live (finishes 11pm)…free party for all that lasts all day and night with 11 of the best groups live on stage.


We have set-up full broadband wireless connection to allow you to have full internet access for the festival.
A company is doing this on behalf of White Air and they will be making a charge for this service. (£10 per day)
A technician will also be on site to help with any broadband problems.


There is an indoor trade on site, food village, and the chance to ‘have a go' at other sports.
There is a indoor climbing wall, White Air mtn board park, skate park with Red Bull that are all free for you to use.
We have surfing lessons and Windsurf + Kitesurfing taster sessions.
You will also be able to try your hand at Mountain boarding on the overlooking hill, and Parkour/free running in the main arena.
There are displays from top Mtnbikers, Skaters, BMX riders and Mtnboard freestyle experts + Parkour.

ZOO AND DINASOUR MUSEUM…free entry for all at White Air!
These tow great attractions are just over the road from White Air and will be opening up to the public for free during White Air! A great chance to do something different and get away from the extreme action for a while.


Tel numbers on site during the festival only;
01983 408343/408416.


Sorry but there is no camping on site. Slalom competitors wishing to park vans on site must contact racing the 23rd Oct.

If you don't have accom already sorted then here are a few options;
Official site with limited options….

Fort Street caravan park 01983 402858..2min main site
Sandown Bay Holidays 01983 403402…just up the hill
Fairway Caravan Park 01983 403462…5min from main site
Fort spinney 01983 42360…across the road
Landguard 01983 863100 (10mins from main site)
Ocean Hotel
Tel : 00 44 (01983) 402351
Shangri-la Hotel
Web :
Email :
Post : 30 Broadway, Sandown, IOW PO36 9BY

Or IOW Tourism 01983 813813

Kite Hill Farm Tel 01983 872401- open all year
Appuldurcombe Gardens Tel 01983 852597- open until 31st Oct
Queen Bower Dairy Tel 01983 403840 - open until 31st Oct
Nodes Point Holiday Park Tel 01983 872401 - open until 31st Oct
The Orchards Tel 01983 531331 - open until 2nd Jan
Waverley Park Tel 01983 293452 - open until 31st Oct


01983 813813


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