Last Call to the 2019 Summer Rookie Jam

Courtesy of Marco Sampaoli

Last call to the Summer Rookie Jam 2019

Snowboard and Freeski Competitions

13.20 July 2019, Les 2 Alpes, France

Hurry up Rookies: in one week the Summer Rookie Fest will open the 2019.20 World Rookie Tour with the firsts snowboard and freeski competitions and the second stops of the WRT Skateboarding.

Please note that the original event program is changed as follow:

  • Tuesday July the 16th: registration at rider office (Hotel Atmophere), event presentation and welcome party;
  • Wednesday July the 17th: Big Air Jam Session, Snowboarder and Freeskier combined; Prize Giving and Video Premiere at Hotel Atmosphere
  • Thursday July the 18th: Halfpipe Jam Session, Snowboarder and Freeskier combined; Prize Giving and Video Edit Workshop at Hotel Atmosphere
  • Friday July the 19th: Photoshooting on the glacier (morning); World Rookie Tour Skateboard Contest and Final Barbeque Party. 

Snowboard and Freeski Competitions
The first stop of the 2019 World Rookie Tour season will take place in France from July the 16th until July the 19th with the big air and halfpipe contest in Jam Session Format, both freeski and snowboard, valid for the World Rookie Tour 2019/2020 rankings

All the best riders will be qualified for the World Rookie Freeski Finals in Seiseralm, Italy, from the 23rd to the 27th of March 2020,  and for the World Rookie Snowboard Finals in Kitzsteinhorn-Zell Am See, Austria, from the 30th March to the 4th April 2020; invitation to other 2020 World Rookie Tour events to be announced, surfcamps by, products by TSG and Level Gloves.

Deadline for snowboard and freeski competitions registration is
Monday the 8th of July: hurry up!

World Rookie Tour Skateboarding (Friday 19th July)

On Friday July the 19th, the France stop of the World Rookie Tour Skateboarding will be held in the brand new Les 2 Alpes Skatepark. The top three rookies and groms of the event, male and female, will be qualified for the first edition ever of the World Rookie Skateboard Finals to be held in Portugal in September 2019, where tickets to the legendary Simple Session, to the Mystic Sk8 Cup and to the Red Bull Roller Coaster will be awarded to the World Rookie Skateboard Champion.

Summer Rookie Camp (13-20 July)
What the Black Yeti is organizing in Les 2 Alpes is not just an international competition. For amateurs and beginners, every day there will be snowboard and freeski camps in the morning on the glaciers, skateboard camp and many other activities in the afternoon. Step up your shred game with professional coaches and share the experience with the top international rookies and pro riders!

Click here to find all the information! 

Info and registrations:  – phone: 0039.059.9783397

Photo Credits: Les 2 Alpes

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                  If you dream to become a professional action sport athlete,                                            then your future starts from the World Rookie Tour!

The World Rookie Tour is organized by the Black Yeti ssrl in collaboration with World Snowboard Federation, National Snowboard and Ski Associations and selected action sport agencies. It was born in 2005 as a series of youth snowboard event and it consists now of a selection of high quality International events for snowboard, freeski and skateboard, the so called “Rookie Fests”, reserved for riders under 18’s only, in Europe, North and South America, Oceania and Asia. The World Rookie Tour consists not only of competitions: it also features loads of other activities to help rookies to grow in the field of professional action sports, such as photo & video shootings, avalanche and rescue clinics, meetings with photographers and international team managers, parties and English talks. Since year zero it awards tickets to world class events such as X Games Norway, Audi Nines, The Arctic Challenge, The Air & Style, The World Snowboarding Championships, invitations to professional photo & video shootings, and shooting trip all around the world. Every year the tour crowns the World Rookie Champion at the end of season, at the World Rookie Finals, a unique event where the best youngsters from almost 30 countries compete and have fun. More information at

The Black Yeti is an amateur sport club dedicated to the realization of snowboard, freeski and skateboard projects for boys and girls up to 18 years of age, in Italy and abroad. One of the most successful project is the World Rookie Tour, the biggest and the most famous tour in the action sports world that attracts 2.000 young athletes from 30 nations to the events called “Rookie Fest”, organized all over the world: Italy, Europe, North and South America, Oceania and Asia. The Rookie Fests program includes not only the competition but also many side activities such as avalanche and rescue clinics, workshops and English talks.

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