Registrations are open for the biggest only rookie event of the season in the Swatch Snowpark Mottolino, Livigno, Italy. The 3Star Protest World Rookie Fest is ready again to showcase the future stars of snowboarding and it will assign incredible prizes. New for 2011, after the slopestyle contest, a 3 days Rookie Training Camp will take place with international pros and media people.
From 15 to 19 january 2011, more than 100 riders from all over the world will land in the Swatch Mottolino Snowpark, Livigno, to take part to the this unique rookie contest. Riders will be split into two categories: Rookie, those who were born between 1 January 1993 and 31 December 1995, and Grom, who were born after January 1, 1996. Both male and female.
The prize list for the Protest World Rookie Fest in Livigno 2011 includes:
– Ticket to the Oakley Arctic Challenge in Olso and to the Ride Shakedown in
– Ticket for the RipCurl Sista Session for the best girl
– Trip to Chile for the best male
– Invitation to the Onboard Rookie Shooting 2011 for the best male
– Invitation to the Cooler Rookie Shooting 2011 for the best girl
– 3 Surf camp in France powered by www.surftolive.com
– Gifts from the sponsors as Tech Riders, Protest and Ride Snowboards goodies.
The Rookie Training Camp is the new addition of the Protest World Rookie Fest. It will be held immediately after the slopestyle contest, from 19th to 22nd January for a 3 days training program dedicated to progression, filming and photoshootings to learn new tricks, get pictured by Entry Magazine and been filmed by Board.tv.
Participants are all strictly pre-selected in their home countries through regional qualifying heats, ensuring that only the most promising riders can take part to this event. The overall technical level of the Protest World Rookie Fests has reached legendary peaks: double cork, double front flip and cab 1260 are just some of the insane tricks performed in the last editions.
This legendary event, promoted by WSF and Swatch TTR, will push again the concept “From Rookie to Pro System” and will attract the best youngsters and many international team managers scouting for future stars: Snowboarding, THEY are coming!
If your dream is to become a professional snowboarder, then your future starts from the Rookie Fest!
Event Protest World Rookie Fest
Location Livigno (Italy), Swatch Snowpark Mottolino
Date January 15.19 2011 for Slopestyle Event // January 19.22 for the Training Camp
Event Mode Slope Style (3 Star)
Age groups Rookie (1st jan 93 – 31 dec 95) // Grom (after 1st jan 96)
1 Ticket to the Oakley Arctic Challenge // 1 ticket to the Ride Shakedonw in Garmisch // 1 trip to Chile // 1 ticket to the RipCurl Sista Session // 3 Surf Camp by www.SurfToLive.com // Invitation to photo shooting with Onboard and Cooler // // 6 Ticket to World Rookie Finals in Ischgl // Snowboard goods from Protest Boardwear and Ride Snowboards // Trophies.
National team athletes registered directly by National Federations members of the WSF (the list is published on www.worldsnowboardfederation.org). Italian athletes will be selected through the Italian Rookie Tour. Rookies who will get to the BEO finals in Laax and will not able to attend Rookie Fest qualifications, will be directly granted participation to the Protest World Rookie Fest finals in Livigno, on January 19, 2009.
Registrations must be made by the National Federations for the whole “National Rookie Team”, by sending the inscription form to the address firstname.lastname@example.org within January 9, 2011.
All inclusive packages are avaible for all partecipants (riders, coach and crew): inscription, lift tickets, accommodation in half board 3Star Hotel, gifts from sponsor, party pass. From 15 to 19 january (Slopestyle): 350€ all inclusive. From 15 to 22 january (Slopestyle and Training Camp): 600€ all inclusive In addition 30EURO deposit for each bib. ALL TO BE PAYED CASH AT THE RACE OFFICE ON THE ARRIVAL DAY OR BY BANK TRANSFER BEFORE THE 10 JANUARY 2011. Without Accomodation the entry fee is 100€ included 3days lift ticket.
3Star hotel in halfboard from 15 january to 19 or from 15 to 22 january is included in the entry fee. Livigno Tourist Office will be in charge of booking hotel accomodation for athletes and those who accompany them. In the inscription form you have to specify whether you are looking for accomodation. The name and address of your hotel will be given to you few days before the event per e-mail or directly to the Race Office.
Judging It is up to official members of the jury panel and snowboard experts.
Park Shaping Swatch Snowpark Mottolino Crew
Transportation Taxi service available from Bergamo, Zurigh and Milan to Livigno
Media Accreditation contact email@example.com
TV Production & Picts: Just a few days after the event, a TV production, footage and photos of the event will be available (contact firstname.lastname@example.org )
Protest Boardwear, Ride Snowboards, Surf To Live and Snowpark.it, Swatch Snowpark Mottolino, Livigno Tourist Office and Skipassion, energized by RedBull supported by Tech Riders. Media partners: Onboard Europe, Cooler, Entry, Board.tv.
Organization WSF World Rookie Fest Organizing Committee
Contact Marco Sampaoli – email@example.com – ph:+39.340.3285569
Official website www.worldsnowboardfederation.org
15 jan 2010 – Arrival Day
12am- 8pm :Riders, coach and media registrations. Payment of entry Fee in cash. Bibs Distribution. All at Race Office in Turistic Center Plaza Pancheda
21.30 Press and Coach Meeting (Location to be annunced)
16 jan 2010 – Opening and Training Day
9.30-12.30 Training in Slope Style at Swatch Snowpark Mottolino
12.30 – 5pm Enjoy Livigno
5.30 pm Welcome Party at Turistic Center in Plaza Pancheda
6.30 pm Slope Style Presentation // Enviromental Clinincs // Coach Meeting
17 jan 2010 – Qualification Day
9.00 – 14.00
Training and Qualification in Slope Style at Mottolino Snowpark
Finalist nomination (location to be defined)
18 jan 2010 – Finals Day
9.00 – 14.00 Training and Finals (60’ of jam session) at Mottolino Snowpark
17.00 Prize Giving Ceremony at Turistic Center in Plaze Pancheda
22.00 Final Party
19 jan 2010 – Reserve Day for Slopestyle or Departure Day
From 19 jan to 22 january: International Training Camp (Optional)
9.30 – 13.30 14.00
Training Camps for riders of any level including Photo and Video Shootings at Swatch Mottolino Snowpark
National Team Registration
Name of National Association
Name of coach/team manager in Livigno
Mail & Mobile Phone of coach
How many people need accomodation?
Crew information (for each rider: Name, Surname, date of birth, email, mobile)
Media Accreditation Request
Name of Media
Name and Contacts