08/10/2013 | by Tom Copsey
Want to get your tricks honed in before winter properly sets in? Park Hill Snowboard Camp could be the answer…
Park Hill freestyle snowboard camp is set to return to the Hintertux glacier between the 12th and 26th of October and will bring with it a host of professional riders including Gulli Gudmundsson, Saku Tiilikainen, Enni Rukajarvi, Ethan Morgan, Brage Richenberg and Garath Andrews for two weeks of coaching, progression, BBQ’s, off-hill activities and much more.
The overall aim of the camp is to improve campers’ level of freestyle riding under the expert guidance of pro snowboarders. Snowboards and bindings from Bataleon, Lobster, Lib Tech, Gnu and Switchback will be available daily for free testing and all of the riding will go down at the Betterpark on the Hintertux glacier. Located at 3200 meters and packed with features, the park is generally considered to be one of the best in Europe. Expect a 100M long Superpipe, Pro-Line, Medium-line, easy-line and 2 Jiblines, making it suitable for all level of rider.
A special rookie package will be available for the young-’uns under 16 years of age offering extensive supervision, a full on-and-off snow program and 3 meals a day. There will also be a special course run for girls by girls together with Chicky clinics.
For full deets, including prices, check out the Park Hill website.