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The new season is here and the Yeti can’t wait to shred again with the best rookies from all around the world.
The World Rookie Tour will hit again the globe with 10 international tour stops including 2 new countries, Canada and France, and a new “only halfpipe” event in Italy. The winners of each tour will be crowned like a superhero but they won’t get superpowers, only tons of prizes as photoshooting with Onboard Europe, a only girls photoshooting with Cooler, video shootings, trips down-under to join the 3Star Rookie Fest in Australia and many other amazing prizes for an overall value of 65.000 US$
Rookies know that The World Rookie Tour is not only about competition! WRT is having fun, travelling, meet friends, learn new tricks and speak english even more than at school!
World Rookie Tour 2012 Calendar
Transilvania 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 Chunk Rookie Fest Canada - Horseshoe, 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
World Rookie Tour Rules
The title of World Rookie Champion 2012 will be awarded to the winner of the 4Star World Rookie Finals 2012 in Ischgl, Austria, reserved to the top riders from previous Rookie Fests, plus selected riders from National Snowboard Associations and the top 20 riders, male and female, from the World Rookie Rank.