The World Rookie Tour presented by Skateacademy.ch contest was a big success! The participants express a very high level of skateboarding, getting all the attention of judges and spectators. Below you can see the video highlights from Zurich!
Noel Scharer was the best skater of the day, followed by compatriot Willow Fernandes. The german Ati Oppelt close the podium in the third place.
In the groms category a nice challenge was between the german talent Julius Schropfl, the winner, and the swiss youngster Jasper Haberzettl, second position. Complete the podium the swiss Timon Stalder.
On the girls side, young rippers Liv Broder, Lena Schmid, Zoe Van Essen showed their best, completing the podium respectively in first, second and third position.
Now it’s time for the big final! The best sk8 youth guns will have the chance to be the first World Rookie Skateboard Champion. See you in Lisbon Cascais, Portugal, from the 13 to 16 september 2019!
Winterthur/Zürich, Switzerland – 06.-07. Sept. 2019
by Skate Academy
– REGISTRATIONS ARE OPEN –
The World Rookie Tour presented by Skateacademy.ch contest will take place in the biggest indoor playground for freestyle and action sport in Europe! From 6th to 7th of September 2019 the sk8 youth guns will have the chance to fight for a spot in the World Rookie Skateboard Final that will take place in Lisbon Cascais, Portugal.
About the Zurich event, professional skateboarder and skateacademy.ch owner Simon Stricker design the Street Skatepark. The Skills Park is the place of the skateacademy.ch school, an official skateboard school where kids and adults can learn how to skate and be focused for a professional skateboard career.
The street part of the SKILLS PARK, where the contest will take place, is one of the best skatepark for an international competition, because it has many different obstacles and is compact enough to ride a 1 min contest run.
“The SKILLS PARK in Winterthur is one of the best playground in the World to ride skateboard, because you have so many opinions to skate, to learn new tricks and get focused on competitions. The cooperation with World Rookie Tour gives us the possibility to connect our national work with the international scene“. Simon Stricker.