Axel Cruysberghs won the street competition of T Mobile's Extreme Playgrounds in Berlin. After being eliminated in the first round the public could text message their favorite rider to go to the next round, the crowd chose Axel. What a good choice that turned out to be!
Axel ended up in the final with Alex Mizurov (Germany), Lois Taubert (Germany) and Chris Haslam (Canada).
Axel Cruysberghs - Backside kickflip in his final run
After skating his second run in the final Axel had the same score (average of both runs) as Alex Mizurov, but because Axel had a higher score for one of his runs he ended on the first place and winning the title, congratulations Axel!