Rail Jam
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Grit Rail Jam

GRIT Rail Jam presented by Utah Sports Commission, Utah Jazz, and Cactus Jack, is Salt Lake City showcasing its roots in urban snowboard events at epic proportions. Don't miss this this two-day family-friendly competition and high-energy event all happening at The Gateway.

The two-day event, organized by Jeremy Jones in partnership with multi-platinum hip hop artist Travis Scott, will feature amateur riders on the rails from 2-5 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 17. Professional athletes, along with the top female and male amateur riders from Friday, will compete from 3-6 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 18 with medals and cash prizes on the line.


WHEN: Friday, February 17, & Saturday, February 18

WHERE: At The Gateway

Watch the pros

Watch The Pros

Saturday, Febuary 18th from 3-6 p.m.

Join us for the ultimate snowboarding showdown at the Grit Rail Jam Pro Competition! Top professional snowboarders will be hitting the rails and battling it out for top honors in an urban setting. This is your chance to see the best of the best in action, pushing the limits of what's possible on a snowboard. Don't miss the high-flying action at the Grit Rail Jam Pro Competition!

Saturday, February 18 - Professional Competition
3 p.m. - Athlete Warm Up
3:45 p.m. - Professional Competition
5:15-30 p.m. - Grit Hoop Session

Amateur Competition

Amateur Competition

Friday, Febuary 17th from 2-5 p.m.

This amateur competition will showcase the best local talent as they shred the rails in an urban setting. Don't miss your chance to witness this generations local snowboarding stars in action. Join us for a weekend of adrenaline-fueled fun!

Friday, February 17 - Amateur Competition
2 p.m. - Athlete Warm Up
4 p.m. - Amateur Competition
5:30 p.m. - Grit Hoop Session

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Rail Jam?

A Rail Jam event is focused on showcasing Snowboarding in an Urban environment. In general, the act is simply jumping up and sliding handrails, walls, or ledges that plunge down sets of concrete steps, or other beautiful city architecture. Professional Snowboarders, Men and Women, are invited to compete against one another. Rail Jams often are a Timed JAM style format (*jam- All Riders session course at the same time). Judges are positioned to determine the overall winners of the event, often based on overall impression.

What should spectators expect?

Rail Jams are an epic spectating event, packing in multiple features into a singular zone and letting 15-20 Athletes lose in the space, creating high energy and a lot of action. An announcer is in the field calling out live action and talking with riders and hyping up the crowd. The spectators are up close and on the front line to be part of this energy and athleticism.

How much does it cost to attend?

Grit Rail Jam is free and open to the public and is great for all ages.

What is the Gateway?

The Gateway is Salt Lake City's downtown destination for dining, entertainment, community-driven events, urban living, and creative office space. With direct access to public transit, The Gateway serves up a one-of-a-kind blend of unique retail, hip nightlife, a cutting-edge arts and culture scene, an innovative technology hub, and more.

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Grit Rail Jam

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