World Rookie Fest Finals in Kuthai (Aut)

Everything is set for the World Rookie Fest Finals in Kuthai, Austria, from 14 to 18 march 2007. In this event the rookies will challange for the “World Rookie Champion Title” owned by well know Christian Haller from Swizterland…and there will be also some ticket for main TTR events: last season Christian was admitted to the rookie session of the Air&Style thanks to this title!

World Rookie Fest Final
14. – 18.03. 2007 Kühtai Austria

organized by
N.ASA (new austrian snowboard association)

N.ASA proudly presents Kühtai World Rookie Fest Finale 2007, Austria.
In Kühtai will be the final of World Rookie Tour 2007, with a TTR 3 Star Slope Style assigning the title of World Rookie Champion 07. 550 TTR points and a ticket for a main TTR event. Other WRF 07 will be in Korea, and in Livigno Italy. All WRF are reserved for riders, male and female, born from 31 august 1988.

WRF is more than a competition!
The program of Kühtai WRF, includes an international slope style contest, avalanche & rescue clinics, social dinners, meeting with an international team manager and a pricegiving party. We attend teams from 15 different
nations and high level of riding.

Kühtai Snow Park: top park for top rookies!
Thanks to the cooperation with Kühtai, the Pro Snow Park will be reserved to the rookies for the entire competition. The slope will consist of many jumps and rails and some secret extra features! Like in the last edition, every rider will have the possibility to express his top level in this european top park.
For reports, rankings, pics and video about Sölden World Rookie Fest Final 2006 check

About World Snowboard Federation and World Rookie Fests: from rookie to pro system
World Snowboard Federation (WSF), is a non profit international organization that take care of the snowboard culture after ISF collapse. Many projects born and develope thanks to WSF network of national snowboard association. World Rookie Fest was created in 2003 in Norway, becoming a World Tour in 2006. In each date, rookie teams arrive from many nations around the world, making this event an international meeting totally dedicated to yougsters. WRF consist of sport, competition, fun, social and educative activities. And snowboard progression… from rookie to pro level.

Christian Haller Roland Sharmer Sergey Tarason
Some nice pics from World Rookie Fest Finals 2006 in Soelden (Aut) by Armin Popp


Event WSF World Rookie Fest Final in Kühtai
Location Kühtai (Austria)
Date March 14.-18. 2007
Event Mode Slope Style (3 Star)
Age groups Born from August 31th 1988 and up
Prize World Rookie Champion Title
Tickets to TTR Best rider will enter a main TTR event
Qualified Riders National rookie team riders from WSF member nation (list on
Inscription By returning the Registration Form attached
to before March 7th 2007
Entry fee 150€ including lift tickets, accomodation with breakfast and dinner, to be paid cash
upon registration at Race Office in Kühtai. This deal is only for 3 rider + 1 coach per
country. This top 3 riders/nation are straight in the final.
All other riders have to pay 80€ entry fee including lift tickets and they have to qualify
for the finals at the event.
Judging Will be accomplished by official N.ASA judges.
Park Shaping K – Park Crew
Transportation A transportation service is avaible from Innsbruck to Kühtai.
Note for media Accreditated media will receive free lift tickets (contact
TV Production & Pics A few days after the event, a TV production and pictures will be avaible
Confirmed Sponsor Kühtai, Red Bull, TVB Innsbruck und seine Feriendörfer, TTR, Pieps, Method Mag,
X – double, Tobis Travel,
Organization WSF World Rookie Fest Organizing Committee and N.ASA
Contact Meinhard Trojer
mobile: +43 650 56 37 424
Official website

Note about Inscription Criteria
Only riders, male and female, born from 31 august 1988 and up are admitted
Riders will be devided in 2 age groups: born before/over 1992
Only riders from WSF member nations are admitted
National secretary or national coaches are allowed to send their riders inscription.


14 march 2007 – Arrival Day
10.00-20.00 Registration of riders, coaches and media. Payment of entry feee. Bibs distribution at Race Office
20.00 Meeting at dinner

15 march 2007 – Opening Day
9.00-12.30 Warm up Slope Style
14.30 Avalanche Clinic at the bottom of the park
20.00 Meeting at dinner

16 march 2007 – Qualification Day
9.00 – 14.00 Training and Qualification
20.00 Meeting at dinner

17 march 2007 – Finals Day
9.00 – 14.00 Training and Finals
22.00 Pricegiving Party

18 march 2007 – Reserve or Departure Day
Departure or Reserve day for competition

National Team Inscription

Name of National Association
Name of coach/team manager
Mail & Mobile Phone of coach
Riders information (for each rider: Name, Surname, date of birth, email, mobile)
1st rider
2nd rider
3rd rider
4th rider
5th rider
6th rider

Media Accreditation Request
Name of Media
Contacts (mail, telephone)
Media Crew Info (for each person: Name surname, email, mobile)

for info, inscription
Meinhard Trojer
mobile: +43 650 56 37 424

for media
Paul Popp
mobile:+43 699 11 999 370