SnowSports Industries America (SIA) is partnering with World Snowboard Day for the second year in a row to bring snowboard love to the slopes throughout the globe. The event, “created by riders, for riders,” promises that regardless of expertise, all snowboarders are welcome to join the fun on Sunday, December 18th. EuroSIMA, WSF, and Outdoor Sports Valley organize the annual event, and have gathered more than two-dozen mountain resorts throughout the world to take part in this year's free fun day. Snowboarding activities, all free of charge for participants, will be provided at local hills. Check out the official press release from SIA, and see how you can join in the event.
(October 26, 2011) — World Snowboard Day will be back for its 6th edition on Sunday, December 18th, 2011, once again providing the opportunity to discover, for free, snowboarding as a sport and culture across the world's summits.
This year more than 24 winter sports resorts in 13 countries will organize a variety of free activities in which everyone and anyone can participate. So don't wait any longer and logon right now to the new website world snowboard day to learn about the surprises that WSD has in store for you!
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Whether you're a beginner or an expert rider, whether you're as agile as a mountain goat or more like a moose, the international snowboard community (federations, ski areas, clubs, shops, pro riders, associations and brands) have brewed up an unbelievable program for you: free lessons for newcomers, contests, demonstrations, equipment tests, film viewings, parties and concerts, all in a festive, warm and welcoming atmosphere!
EuroSIMA, WSF, Outdoor Sports Valley – who are organizing the event – have doubled their efforts each and every year so that snowboard fever is caught by as many people as possible. As of last year they have joined forces with two additional very important partners, SnowSports Industries America (SIA) and Core Power Asia, in order to reinforce World Snowboard Day's presence in North America and Asia. The goal is to offer everyone the opportunity to participate in this one-of-a-kind day in order to discover (for free!) the joys of snowboarding.
Between now and December 18th, remember to regularly go to world-snowboard-day.comto learn about new World Snowboard Day events around the world. You can also follow the World Snowboard Day community via the major social networks to be the first to learn about key news and updates:In 2010, World Snowboard Day counted
Given the increasing number of World Snowboard Day events and places, we guarantee that you'll have a hard time choosing where you want to go for this exciting 6th edition!
In 2010, World Snowboard Day counted 160 EVENTS in 38 COUNTRIES with more than 25 000 PARTICIPANTS