Formerly known as the Hood River Slider Jam, the Hood Jam is a kiteboarding contest specifically focused on sliders and kickers. The 2016 Hood Jam will take place August 5th-11th, 2016.

The Pre Qualified riders for this year’s event are the 12 competitors from last year:
Brandon Scheid
Sam Light
Sam Medysky
Craig Cunningham
Aymmeric Martin
Blaine Baker
Colleen Carrol
Drew Christianson
Rich Sabo
Brendan Kerr
Lindsay McClure
Alex Fox

To qualify for this years event you can either:

A) Create an Instagram Video of whatever length you chose. We don’t care about air tricks, only sliders and kickers. Tag @sliderproject and #HoodJam2016 or #HoodJam. All submissions must be made before July 24th and we will announce the winners on July 25th. There is no minimum or maximum amount of people we will let in.

B) Come and attend the Hood Jam Qualifiers taking place on August 5th and the Hood River Slider Park. Details to come!

See you in the park!

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