Late snowfalls didn’t effect the World Rookie Tour calendar 2012 and the upcoming kick-off events of are confirmed. In addition, as a special Christmas gift, the World Rookie Tour crew announces today the release of a full leght movie about the Rookie Trip to Chile 2011, featuring some of the best riders in the tour: Martin Mikyska, Sven Thorgren, Havard Bergheim, Fridtjof Saether Tichendorf and Max Glatzl. All of them won an all inclusive filming trip on the Andes to enjoy the true spirit of snowboarding.
Watch the teaser here:
The movie was filmed and edited by “I-Like by Mone Monsberger” and the world premiere will happen on saturday 14 january in Livigno, during the Protest World Rookie Fest 2012. From 20 january the full leght movie will be available for free download on www.worldrookietour.com.
While the Black Yeti is celebrating the winter season with a special Santa Claus session on the Alps, all the rookies can pack their boardbags and organize their trips to the Transilvania Rookie Fest in Arena Platos, Romania (from 6 to 8 january), and to the legendary Protest World Rookie Fest in Livigno, Italy (from 14 to 18 january).
Merry Christmas from the Black Yeti and the World Rookie Tour.
World Rookie Tour 2012 CalendarTransilvania Rookie Fest – Arena Platos, Romania – January 6-8 – 2Star, slopestyle
Protest World Rookie Fest – Livigno, Italy – January 14-18 – 3Star, slopestyle
Protest French Fries Rookie Fest – Avoriaz, France – February 3-5 – 3Star, slopestyle
Halfpipe Rookie Fest – Monte Bondone Trentino, Italy – February 8-11 – 3Star halfpipe
Canuck Chuck Rookie Fest Canada – Horseshoe Resort, Canada – February 24-26 – 3Star, slopestyle
Ride East Rookie Fest – Splinderuv Mlyn, Czech Republic March 16-18 – 3Star, slopestyle
Protest World Rookie Finals – Ischgl, Austria – April 11-15 – 4Star, slopestyle
Summer Rookie Camp – Val Senales, Italy- June 30 – July 14 – Training Camp
Australia Rookie Fest – Thredbo, Australia – July (date tbd) – 3Star slopestyle
South America Rookie Fest – Valle Nevado, Chile – August (date tbd) – 2Star slopestyle
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World Rookie Tour Contacts
Marco Sampaoli (Media Manager) – WSF Vice President
Mehinard Trojer (Event Coordinator) – N.ASA Vice President