23/07/2010 | by Tom Copsey
2010/11 World Rookie Tour set to kick off from July 6 on the Italian glacier.
Summer Rookie Fest 2010
Val Senales, Italy – 6-10 July 2010
The World Rookie Tour is ready to kick off season 2010/11 with the upcoming Swatch TTR 2-star Slopestyle Summer Rookie Fest in Val Senales, Italy. Scheduled from 6 to 10 July, it will be the only summer TTR event of the Alps and it will assign an invitation to the legendary 4-star Protest World Rookie Fest 2011 in Livigno, Italy.
As in the winter editions, the Summer Rookie Fest is not just a contest, but a unique opportunity to meet and hang with rookies from all over Europe, riders from Nike6.0 and RedBull team, and some of the toughest youngsters in the world. Also the reigning World Rookie Champion 2009 and 2010 is going to be there, the Finnish ripper Roope Tonteri. Among the many activities of the event there will be freestyle camps with international pro riders, barbeque, skate contests, and a Red Bull Party which is going to be unforgettable.
Riders from all Europe will partecipate at this International camp and contest! A unique chance to improve your riding skills, english knowledge and meet new friends from all over. Among the special guests of the rookie camp, there will be Roope Tonteri, 2 times World Rookie Champion and ranked n°8 in the Swatch TTR World Rank.
The Gentlemen’s Nitro Snowpark in Schnastal is one of the best summer snowparks in the Alps, with a lot of obstacles from easy line to pro line. The tourist facility providing accommodation is the beautiful Apparthotel Kurtz*** in full board. The hotel is just 200m away from the cableway of Schnastal. The hotel has every comfort: a swimming pool, gym, wellness centre, basket and tennis courts, a five-a-side football pitch, and a skatepark where skateboard camp will be avaible for free every evening.
For the rookies who wish to train and learn new tricks there will be also a Rookie Camp, from 3 to 10 July. with snowboard clinics for riders of any level. For more info on the camp check www.rookiecamp.eu
It is possible to take part in the Summer Rookie Fest or in the Rookie Camp in Val Senales, with 2 packages:
- Package A “2Star Slopestyle Summer Rookie Fest “: from 6th to 10th july for € 350 all inclusive
It includes 4 nights in the Hotel (full board), 3-day lift tickets, participation to the slopestyle contests, gifts from Nike6.0 and Red Bull Party.
- Package B “Rookie Camp + slopestyle”: from 3rd june to 10th june for € 670 all inclusive
It includes 7 nights in Hotel (full board), 6-day lift tickets, snowboard camp, participation to the slopestyle contest, gifts from Nike6.0 and Red Bull Party on july 9th.
Info and registrations:
International summer stops of the World Rookie Tour 2010/11:
Rookie Camp – Val Senales, Italy, Europe – Advanced Freestyle Camp – 3.10 July 2010
Summer Rookie Fest – Val Senales, Italy, Europe – 2Star Slopestyle – 6.10 July 2010
Australia Rookie Fest – Thredbo, Australia, Oceania – 2Star Slopestyle – 28.30 July 2010
Freeride Rookie Fest – Valle Nevado, Chile, South America – 2Star + Film Freeride Trip – 13.23 August 2010