Industry Press Release



“Tracking Eero” premieres Sunday, 12/27, 8:30pm ET/PT and new season of “The Adventures of Danny and The Dingo” airs Tuesday, 12/29, 8:00pm ET/PT

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Los Angeles, CA (December 9, 2009) — FUEL TV, the only network dedicated to the lifestyle of action sports, announces the premiere of “Tracking Eero” and the return of the popular snowboard reality series “The Adventures of Danny and The Dingo” – plus several amazing new specials for the month of December, including event coverage of the “AFMXA 2009 Freestyle Awards,” and “All 80’s All Day Vert Challenge.”

Series Premieres

Starting Sunday, 12/27/2009

Tracking Eero 8:30pm ET/PT

Over the winter of 2008/09, snowboard superstar Eero Ettala – one of the world’s top freestylers – broke with tradition and canceled plans for his usual video part, and instead opted to film his very own TV series. Riding wherever and whenever he wanted, he aimed to push his riding to a new level while documenting it all. Follow Eero as he travels the globe and meets up with Danny Kass, Eiki Helgason, Kevin Pearce, Torstein Horgmo, and others. Filmed in HD, “Tracking Eero” is the snowboarding documentary series featuring spectacular cinematography, following Ettala on this epic adventure.

Tuesday, 12/29/2009

The Adventures of Danny & The Dingo, season 3 8:00pm ET/PT in SnowPack

“The Adventures of Danny & The Dingo” enters its third season with seven new episodes. Get an all-access pass into pro snowboarders’ lives, following two-time Olympic medalist and snowboard icon Danny Kass and Australia’s number-one snow personality, The Dingo. This season welcomes back friends Kevin Casillo, Tom Tom Ryen, and Sketchy D., while rapper Lil’ Jon also returns to narrate it all. Danny and Dingo’s Grenade Team sets out on a world tour to ring in the new snow season, but with critical competitions this year, the boys are going to have to dust off the cobwebs and go big if they want to dominate the snow circuit. Scotty Lago, Louie Vito, Lucas Magoon, and Grenade’s international distributors all make appearances and add to the mayhem you’ve come to expect from Danny and The Dingo.

December Films, Events and Specials

Thursday, 12/10/2009

Movistar Peru Classic presented by Rip Curl The 2009 ASP Women’s World Tour 8:00pm ET/PT in SurfSpot

The ASP Women’s World Tour makes its way to Punta Rocas, Lima, Peru, where reigning World Champion Stephanie Gilmore looks for a repeat of her 2008 performance and to continue her dominance of the women’s tour. But crowd favorite and Peru national Sofia Mulanovich won’t let anyone win in her home country without a fight. Silvana Lima, Nicola Atherton, and Amee Donohoe also vie for the top seat.

Wednesday, 12/11/2009

All 80’s All Day Vert Challenge 8:00pm ET/PT in Skate @ 8

Take a step back in time with the All 80’s All Day Vert Challenge, brought to you by Quiksilver and Top skaters from the 80’s era gathered together sporting authentic 80’s clothing and skate gear while skating on original era boards. Many brought back their classic looks, with Tony Hawk showing off his dyed blonde “flop” hairstyle while his former arch nemesis Christian Hosoi donned hair extensions and spandex shorts. The skating was pure 80’s with points awarded for authenticity. Watch legendary skaters like Tony, Christian, Steve Caballero, Jeff Grosso, Andy Macdonald, Micke Alba, Kevin Staab, Eric Nash, Eddie Reategui, Adrian Demain, Ben Schroeder, Cara Beth Burnside, Henry Guiterrez, Bucky Lasek, Sergie Ventura, and Darren “Cookiehead” Jenkins as th