Getting back to the original point of the thread I think it was more about entertainment. Whilst competition flying is technical and top notch. It's perhaps not as entertaining as freestyle. I guess I have to agree with what was originally said.
Sometimes they lack the WOW factor. (don't get me wrong, I'm only a noob and crap compared to most pilots) BUT............
Personally I can't get enough of the video below. (sorry only a link, don't know how to attach the video)
Now that's freakin freestyle!!!!!
PS:I do realize it's edited somewhat.
PSS: Hope you don't mind A