Where: Vallnord, Andorra
After their kick off event in Livigno, Italy, the World Rookie Tour moves to Western Europe for the Swatch TTR 2Star “Protest Pyrenees Rookie Fest" in Vallnord, Andorra, from 29 to 31 January 2010. Snowboarding's up and coming riders will try their best to get their hands on one of the three tickets to the Protest World Rookie Finals 2010 in Ischgl, Austria. Vallnord's prepared a special slopestyle course, which should help bring things to the famous next level.
The Protest Pyrenees Rookie Fest is organized by World Snowboard Federation and Winter Single Session (WSS) and supported by Protest Boardwear and Ride Snowboards, Vallnord Ski Resort and Turistic Office, RedBull and by our friends, Pirate Movie Productions. Watch it on live on freecaster.tv or read all about it in yours truly Onboard magazine.
Among many other things, this is what the organisers say: "If your dream is to become a professional snowboarder, then your future starts at the Rookie Fests!"
January 29th : Arrival day and registration at the race office until 10.00 pm (at Arinsal Sector Office)
January 30th : Training day and qualification
January 31st : Finals and departure