28/02/2011 | by Uli Köhler
The Protest World Rookie Tour rolls on to Vallnord in the Pyrenees this February, with some of the hottest groms in the area being drawn to this 3-star TTR event.
After a great kick off event in Livigno, Italy, the World Rookie Tour keep on rolling to the next stop in Vallnord, Andorra, from 17 to 20 february 2011 for the Swatch TTR 3Star Protest Pyrenees Rookie Fest.
“After the first edition in 2010, Vallnord and local organizer Aleks Sanz from WSS are now ready to upgrade the rookie fest in Andorra to a 3 star level. It will be a great experience for all West Europe rookies and snowboard fans! ” stated Marco Sampaoli from WSF.
The park that will host Protest Pyrenees Rookie Fest is made the by ASP SNOWPARKS, the best company in Spain. “Vallnord and ASP are stoked to have this event again after the great success of the last year. There’s a luck of snow in Andorra but the snowpark is great and it’s going to be awesome” stated Aleks Sanz, the organizer of the event.
Vallnord hosts high quality freestyle area and a special slopestyle will be presented for the Protest Pyrenees Rookie Fest. Don’t miss the second west european edition of the most famous youth event!
The event in Vallnord will assign the following prizes:
2 tickets to enter for free the Protest World Rookie Finals in Ischgl, Italy, from 4 to 11 april 2010
1 ticket to the next Rookie Fest in Serbia or in Czech Republic
Snowboard goodies from the sponsors
1 Ticket to the Ride Shake Down in Garmisch (Germany)
2 Tickets to the Protest Manifest in Formigal (Spain)
The Protest Pyrenees Rookie Fest is organized by World Snowboard Federation and Wssactionsports (WSS) and it is made possible thanks to Protest Boardwear and Ride Snowboards, Vallnord Ski Resort and Turistic Office, supported by Pirate Movie Productions, energized by RedBull, supported by Tech Riders. You can follow the Protest Pyrenees Rookie Fest on our international media partners Onboard European Snowboard Magazine, Cooler.
If your dream is to become a professional snowboarder, then your future starts from the Rookie Fests! Check out more info about the Protest World Rookie Tour.