Countdown for the 2013 WSF World Rookie Tour
New Sponsors - New Prizes - New Calendar.30/11/2012
The WSF World Rookie Tour is ready to kick off the 2013 season and it welcomes its new tour sponsors: Volkl Snowboards and Blue-Tomato. Volkl was already title sponsor of the World Rookie Finals years ago and it joins again the most famouse youth snowboard tour as title sponsor in Ischgl, sponsor in Livigno and official tour supplier. Blue-Tomato, the well known pan-european boardsports online shop, jump in as official tour sponsor and will join every european event with tons of gifts for all the partecipants. Finally Protest Boardwear, a long time partner of the World Rookie Tour, confirm his commitment for the youth snowboard development as official tour supplier.
Our mediapartners Onboard European Snowboard Magazine and MPora.com confirmed their wish to invite the best riders of the 2013 WSF World Rookie Tour to their end of season photo and video shooting "Send Off Session". Last season Michael Sharer, Fridtjof Tischendorf and Rowan Coultas joined this special shooting in Kitzsteinhorn Park where "they went ballistic" and impressed all the media and pro riders. Watch the rookie video from Onboard Sand Off Session 2012 at this link and get impressed as well:
Below you can find the final World Rookie Tour 2013 calendar, where every event is part of the TTR World Snowboard Tour. Unfortunately the events in Canada and Norway will not happen as planned, but with 11 international events confirmed and a bunch of national qualifications in many countries, the tour 2013 will continue its mission to support the youth snowboard progression world wide and search for the future stars. The winners of the tour will conquere the '2013 World Rookie Champion' titles at the Volkl World Rookie Finals 2013 in Ischgl, Austria, and will be awarded with Onboard, MPora.com and Cooler photoshootings, video shooting with film production company, invitations to world class events and snowboard freeride trips.
The World Rookie Tour will showcase again the future of snowboarding as well as searching tomorrow stars. The events program will combine freestyle contests, in slopestyle and halfpipe disciplines, with many other lifestyle activities offering a unique experience for all the partecipants.
World Rookie Tour 2013 - Events Calendar
Transilvania Rookie Fest - Arena Platos, Romania - 4.6 January 2013 - 2*TTR
West Coast Rookie Fest - Tahoe, California - 22.24 March 2013 - 2* TTR
Volkl World Rookie Finals - Ischgl, Austria - 3.7 April 2013 - 3*TTR
Summer Rookie Fest - Val Senales, Italy - July 2013 - Training Camp
South America Rookie Fest - Valle Nevado, Chile - August 2013 - 2* TTR
The WSF World Rookie Tour is organized by the World Snowboard Federation in collaboration with its National Snowboard Associations, and it is made possible by REDBULL, supported by Tech Riders and CHUCKBUDDiES. You can follow the World Rookie Tour on our international media partners Onboard European Snowboard magazine, Cooler and MPora.
Vimeo channel: www.vimeo.com/channels/worldrookietour
Mpora WRT channel: www.mpora.com/worldrookiesnowboardtour/
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