CARLSBAD, Calif., (Oct. 10, 2006) – It’ll be a ‘Who’s Who’ of Monster Energy-backed athletes at the inaugural Arby's® Action Sports Awards, presented by FUEL TV, airing nationally on FOX, Sunday, Dec. 10th.
And the cool part is fans of Monster Energy drinks and the athletes Monster backs can vote for the aforementioned athletes on www.fuel.tv.
Monster Energy athletes up for the Arby's® Action Sports Awards are:
Athlete Sport Award
Danny Harf Wakeboarding Overall Rider of the Year
Jereme Rogers Skateboarding Skateboarder of the Year
Greg Lutzka Skateboarding Skateboarder of the Year
Ryan Guettler BMX BMX Rider of the Year
Adam Jones FMX FMX Rider of the Year
Ricky Carmichael Motocross MX Rider of the Year
Danny Harf Wakeboarding Wakeboarder of the Year
Daniel Watkins Wakeboarding Wakeboarder of the Year
Melissa Marquardt Wakeboarding Wakeboarder of the Year
Andy Finch Snowboarding Snowboarder of the Year
Danny Kass Snowboarding Snowboarder of the Year
Ryan Capes FMX Huevos Grande
Shane Dorian Surfing Huevos Grande
Ryan Guettler BMX Comeback of the Year
Winners will be determined by the combination of fan balloting and a panel of expert judges, then announced during taped ceremonies on November 30. FOX will air the show nationally on December 10, at 2:30 PM ET/PT or 4:30 PM ET/PT either preceding or following local NFL coverage that afternoon (check local listings). FUEL TV, the only 24/7 network dedicated to the lifestyle of action sports, is hosting online voting now for fans and viewers at www.fuel.tv.
Monster Energy supports the sport. Be it motocross, surf, skate, snow, BMX – name it – the athletes are rockin’ Monster Energy more than anything these days. Check out all the flavors – Original Monster Energy, Monster Lo-Carb, Monster Assault and the new Monster/fruit juice hybrid called “Khaos.” All the athletes nominated for the Arby’s Action Sports Awards dig ‘em – so will you. On the ‘Net at www.monsterenergy.com.