OG Throwdown



Run Time:

Contest runs Thursday February 7 – Sunday Feb 24, 2019 @ 5PM. All entries received during this time will be considered for grand & secondary prizing.

There are two ways to enter this year!

Online Entries using Instagram:

Share images and video of ski or snowboard new & old school tricks. All ages and ability levels are welcome to enter. Tricks we would love to see: Helicopter, Daffy, Alley Oop, Rocket Air, Method, Spread, Stiffy, Twister, Roast Beef and the list goes on. There is no trick too big or small, our goal is to get as many people participating as possible. Active social media channels for consideration are Instagram. If entrant is not of the age to have an Instagram account (under age 13) parents may post on their behalf using their accounts.

All Instagram entries must use this one hashtag: #ogthrowdown3

Live at the Alpine Night Rail Jam:

We will be bringing the OG Throwdown LIVE to the Alpine Rail Jam that is taking place on family day weekend – Saturday February 16 at Alpine Ski Club. Two of the grand prizes will be given out that night for best old school tricks! The Alpine Rail Jam has a supreme reputation and we are thrilled to be bringing some prizing to the night. (Skiers & boarders who win the grand prizing at the Rail Jam will no longer be eligible to win grand prizing through the Instagram contest, however these contestants are still eligible to receive secondary prizing through the Instagram contest).


7 Grand prizes: one pair Rossignol skis, one pair LINE skis, one pair Volkl skis, one pair Full Tilt boots, one pair Atomic Skis, one Burton Snowboard Deck one YES snowboard with NOW bindings. All grand prizes do not include bindings except for the YES snowboard. 2 of these grand prizes will be awarded at the Alpine Rail Jam taking place on Saturday February 16. These two winners will be judged by Alpine Staff who are hosting the Night Jam.  The remaining 5 grand prize winners will be announced on Thursday February 28 at 7:45 PM. All entries will be considered and judged by a selected group of suppliers and Squire John’s staff. Judging based on creativity, trick execution (based on rider age/skill level) & enthusiasm.

Secondary prizes:

A selection of items from our suppliers will also be awarded at both the Rail Jam and through the Instagram contest. These secondary prizes will be awarded from all the current contest entries and will be judged by a select group of suppliers and Squire John’s staff. Based on creativity, trick execution (based on rider age/skill level) & enthusiasm. These winners will be announced along with the grand prizes on Thursday February 28 at 7:45 PM.  A selection of these secondary prizes will also be distributed through a bib draw at the Alpine Rail Night Jam on Saturday Feb 16.

Rules and Regulations:

Instagram winners will contacted through Instagram PM. Participants must follow Squire John’s Instagram account. If your account is set to private we will still be able to view your entry as long as you follow our Instagram account. No cash value. All grand and secondary prizes must be picked up in person at the Main Store with valid photo identification (parents must accompany children under the age of 18). This excludes Alpine Rail Jam entries as these will be distributed on-site at Alpine Ski Club on Saturday February 16. Contest is open to Southern Ontario Residents only. By entering this contest participants of legal age, parents & guardians of minors give consent to Squire John’s to share their contest entry tricks on the Squire John’s Instagram account (stories & main newsfeed).If the individual has a private instagram account this will preclude us from sharing on the Squire John’s Instagram account. Each entry releases Instagram and acknowledges that the promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram.

Squire John’s Main Store: 209896 Hwy 26 West, Blue Mountain, Ontario, 1.800.303.1334