Last weekend, the 9th and 10th of February, in Keystone, under an awesome bluebird Colorado sky, took place the freeski and snowboard A51 Grom Fest!
The American resort welcomed 96 freeskiers and 124 snowboarders which showed an incredible riding level. The best athletes of the A51 Grom Fest Freeski have been qualified for the World Rookie Finals Freeski which will be held in Seiser Alm, Italy, from the 18th to the 21st of March, where they will meet the best young guns coming from all over the world.
Whereas the three best grom snowboaders (male and female) have been qualified for the World Rookie Finals Snowboard that will take place in Kitzsteinhorn – Zell am See-Kaprun, Austria, from the 25th to the 30th of March 2019!
Check out the results of:
A51 Grom Fest Freeski
A51 Grom Fest Snowboard
Black Yeti welcomed more than sixty of the best young riders from eight different Nations around the world, arrived to compete on the slopestyle of the Monte Bondone ski resort.
Trentino Rookie Fest started with a fun and creative training day in a perfectly shaped Monte Bondone Snowpark consisting of 1 kicker and multi rail obstacles, with 6 structures in a row.
All the rippers had a great first day on the mountain, with perfect snowpark and weather conditions, showcasing a high level of riding already during the trainings. According to the World Rookie Tour philosophy, the event program included a bunch of activities. The afternoon program of the first day also includes the Night Rail Session with the awaited Cash for Trick contest!!
See you tomorrow for the qualifi and the amazing visit to Muse, the extraordinary Science Museum of Trento. We will explain Nature, beginning from the mountain landscape, with the eyes, instruments and questions of the scientific research! 😉
Monte Bondone Snowpark is the place to be for the next days, where all the podium riders will be qualified for the 2017 World Rookie Finals in Kaprun, Austria.
Photo Credits: Lorenzo Fizza Verdinelli – See all the pictures from Day 1 here!