How to apply

The “Become a Royal?” Online Video Contest

Fancy a wild card to the Suzuki Nine Royals 2017? The “Become a Royal” video clip competition judges will be handing out a few coveted invites for  male and female freeskiers and snowboarders alike to join the events.

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Who can enter?

The online qualification is for every freeskier and snowboarder, pros and amateurs from all over the world, who think they have what it takes to ride at the Suzuki Nine Royals 2017.

What kind of tricks should I do?

We want to see your best air time tricks in big air, pipe, or hip and some rail tricks. Show us skills, grabs, technical diversity and a lot of style!

What should the Video look like?

1. Download the Wanna be Royal pre-roll and add it in front of your video. Download: here
2. Add some written information in the beginning of your edit (NAME, AGE, ORIGIN).
3. The video should contain your best nine tricks, mainly on park kickers and additionally three rail & jibb tricks and should not be longer then 2 minutes.
4. Submit your finished Video

How can I submit my video?

1. Go to
2. Add your video
3. Enter friend’s email address:
4. Enter your email address
5. Type your message: Your contact information (full name, email, telephone, music info)
6. Press Transfer. By submitting your video to the competition you automatically agree to our privacy policy.
Once we have uploaded  your contribution on the Nine Knights You Tube channel, you officially entered the online video competition.

Which music should I use?

You are free to choose your own songs, as long as they are free of rights or you have a legal cooperation with the artist, otherwise we will have to replace your choice.
Some useful sites:

Do I have to edit the movie myself?

The editing is not the important part, it´s all about the riding. So DYI style or let your friend do the computer work. But for the avid editors out there, if you manage to creatively integrate the Suzuki Nine Royals logo, you could win an additional prize!

Can I watch the videos of the other riders?

Go to for all submissions and updates (also last years). They can also be found on YouTube

Till when do I have to submit my movie?

The deadline for submitting the video is 26th February, 2017. The winner will be contacted privately and announced on of 7th March 2017 in a press release.