The Yeti and the Rookie Squad just arrived in Avoriaz, France, for the 3Star Slopestyle “Protest French Fries Rookie Fest”, one of the new event of the World Rookie Tour 2012. Watch here the video and check the first pictures.
Avoriaz is an amazing resort with an high quality snowpark and sorrounded by beautiful mountains. It is also a highly ecological resort, in fact no car can enter. This brought a little bit extra work for the event crew as they needed to bring their luggage from the parking area to the flats by chariots … such a nice training!
With 52 riders on the starting list, coming from Switzerland, Sweden, France, Spain, Netherland, United Kingdom, Belgium and a Chilean delegation, this event will assign 12 spots for the end of season “Protest World Rookie Finals” where the male and female rookie champions 2012 will be crowned.
Watch here the video from Day1 at the Protest French Fries Rookie Fest 2012 in Avoriaz, France
Watch here the picture gallery from day1:
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World Rookie Tour 2012 Calendar
Protest World Rookie Fest – Livigno, Italy – Jaunayr 14-18, 3Star slopestyle // DONE
Transilvania Rookie Fest – Arena Platos, Romania – January 27-29 – 2Star, slopestyle // DONE
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