The World Rookie Tour is back for the 2009.10 season. This tour will give youngsters the opportunity to become a World Rookie Champion, win some rad prizes, and a chance to enter the professional level of snowboarding by competing in these global junior events from 1Star to 4Star Swatch TTR level.
The competition also features activities to help rookies grow in the field of professional snowboarding, such as photo & video shootings, avalanche and rescue clinics, meeting with photographers and international team managers, parties and big prizes.
International Tour Stops:
Protest Pyrenees Rookie Fest, Vallnord, Andorra – 2Star – 18.20 December 2009
Protest World Rookie Fest – Livigno, Italy – 3Star – 16.20 January 2010
Protest Balkan Rookie Fest – Iver Mokra Gora, Serbia – 2Star – 12.14 February 2010
Protest East Rookie Fest – Splinderuv Mlyn, Czech Republic – 2Star – 5.7 March 2010
Protest World Rookie Finals – Ischgl, Austria – 4Star – 7.11 April 2010
Freeride Rookie Fest – Valle Nevado, Chile – 2Star – august 2010 (reserved to the best rookies of the season)
– For the World Rookie Champion: a filming session with Pirate Movie Production, an international photo shooting, a freeride trip to Chile and a ticket to a world class event
-The winners from Livigno, Ischgl and the number 1 of the World Rookie Rank will win an all-inclusive trip to the “Freeride Rookie Fest 2010” in Chile to live a one in a lifetime freeride filming experience with international RedBull pros.
– At every stop, winner will get “Tickets to Ride” higher level events
– Before every event many other amazing prizes will be announced, which will support the career of the best rookies who wish to become professional riders.
Check out the World Snowboard Federation website for a list of details and a complete calendar.