Another great success
Thousands of snowboard enthusiasts were able to discover for free the
joys of snowboarding on Sunday, December 30th, 2012 for the 7th
edition of World Snowboard Day.
since 2006, this free celebration day dedicated to snowboarding and its culture
has launched the winter season.
This year, 152 events were organized in 35 countries.
for World Snowboard Day 2012 included First-timer snowboard lessons,
demonstrations, competitions, gear tests, film showings, barbecues, concerts,
Carnival, photo contests, evening parties or simply going out with friends to
A day full of excitement and energy that would not
have been nearly as successful without the entire international snowboard community (snow resorts, clubs, shops, schools,
federations, riders, associations...) rallying
together, the support of Snowsports
Industries America, Core Power Asia and the World Snowboard Tour, and the charismatic personality of Anne-Flore Marxer, Freeride World
Champion and official ambassador for World Snowboard Day 2012.
Event organizers EuroSIMA, the World Snowboard Federation and Outdoor Sports Valley would
like to extend a heartfelt thank you to all partners and events organizers for
the hard work, time and energy they once again dedicated to this day.
For this new edition three new countries joined the adventure:
Argentina, Mexico and Mongolia, demonstrating once again the community aspect and international element of
The PLANKING craze reaches the World Snowboard Day
plankers, we salute you!
Snowboard Day Team is pleased to announce the PLANKING contest with your snowboarding
gear on Facebook.
is a recent fad, which is quickly gaining popularity. It consists of posing for
a picture lying face down in incongruous or unusual locations.
the WSD 2012 more memorable, participate in the contest simply by posting your
best pictures of planking with your snowboarding gear on the World Snowboard
Day Facebook page here: http://on.fb.me/12F8EoO
will be close to 3 000 € in prizes to be won, kindly
donated by GoPro, Völkl, Ride snowboards and Billabong.
tip: remember to be original and funny!
A short message from Anne-Flore Marxer to you
As you probably know, Anne-Flore Marxer, Freeride World Champion, is our official ambassador for this 7th edition.
To help you wait for her official program of World Snowboard Day on Sunday, December, 30th, here is a short message from her to you: See Anne-Flore's message
Anne-Flore is truly looking forward to actively helping develop the World Snowboard Day, namely around two major themes that are both dear to her: women’s snowboarding and safety in backcountry riding. World Snowboard Day is therefore very proud to have this amazing snowboarder by its side to celebrate this edition.
For news and updates on Anne-Flore this winter, click here!
World Snowboard Day has now over 100 events!
has started for the 7th edition of World Snowboard Day and there are
new events from different countries joining us every day. We have currently over 100 events in more than 30 countries!
where you are, who you are and how old you are, you can all join the World
Snowboard Day, to enjoy the art of snowboarding! Save the date for 30th of December, 2012!
still organize your own event via: http://www.world-snowboard-day.com/pros/default.aspx
or participate to the events happening around you: http://www.world-snowboard-day.com/en/program.aspx
The world’s top female snowboarders will be spicing up this new WSD edition!
As you probably know, World Snowboard Day will be back on Sunday, December 30th, 2012 for its 7th edition. This is once again the opportunity to discover, for free, snowboarding as a sport and culture across the world’s summits. Already 50 events will be held in 22 countries!
Whether you’re a beginner or an expert rider, you will be able to take advantage of the variety of activities organized on this day (snowboard lessons, equipment tests, demonstrations, meet pro riders, concerts and much more) in a festive and welcoming atmosphere all around the world.
This year, one of the world’s top female snowboarders will be spicing up this new edition: Anne-Flore Marxer,
Freeride World Champion, agreed to be the official ambassador for WSD 2012!
World Snowboard Day is therefore very proud to have by its side this amazing snowboarder to celebrate the 7th edition.
To be the first to learn about key news and updates follow the World Snowboard Day community on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest.
Let's register your event for WSD!
World Snowboard Day
is a one-day
event that provides the general public with the opportunity, for free,
to discover the culture of snowboarding and the joys of
riding. The next edition will take place on December 30, 2012.
In 2011, World Snowboard Day counted 37 countries,
167 events, and more than 25 000 participants!
If you’re crazy about
snowboarding and want to organize an event for free (we provide you all
communications tools): join us for this 7th edition.
You can register your event right now and take advantage of the international exposure of WSD :
1. Click on ORGANIZERS MANAGE
2. In the section ORGANIZER,
click on REGISTER, fill out the online registration form and
click on CREATE MY ACCOUNT.
If you want to participate
only you can find all events on the map.
If you have any questions
don’t hesitate to contact us at email@example.com.
A new partner for WSD
Snowboard Day is proud to welcome a new partner to the team: the TTR World
Snowboard Tour! Founded by Terje Haakonsen in 2002, the “Ticket To Ride” is an
international freestyle snowboarding event tour. Thanks to this partnership,
the efforts of all local actors, the World Snowboard Federation, EuroSIMA,
Outdoor Sports Valley, Snowsports Industries America and Core Power Asia, we
hope to generate more than 170 events in 2012.
all World Snowboard Day news, check out our Facebook page!
Receive stickers and posters of WSD 2010 and 2011 for free!
We have few WSD visuals from 2010 and 2011 left! Somebody interested by these collectors?
We've got posters, stickers, postcards and banners, the perfect
stuff to decorate your shops, offices, etc!
Let us know if you're interested, it's free! Just send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
More information on WSD facebook page!
Save the date! World Snowboard Day is back!
Impatiently awaiting the next edition of
World Snowboard Day even though this winter is still going strong? Great news,
we’ve picked the date!
We’ll see you on Sunday December 30th, 2012, with the same
bold objective: a wide variety of activities, for free, to discover
the joy of sliding on snow, to share your passion for snowboarding with
others, and to have an outrageously excellent experience!
Between now and December 30th, the upcoming months will be full of surprises, with the first
coming in the very near future! So as not to miss it, head to the Facebook page
each and every day in order to catch a
sneak preview of the new WSD visual and try to guess what's hidden out on the poster this year!
And the winners are...
After a long and difficult deliberation, here are the top 3 short movies according to Mathieu Crepel, Anne-Flore Marxer, Elias Elhardt, Xavier et Victor De Le Rue:
#1: «ONE WEEK», with 1300€ of snowboard equipments
#2: «ST SYLVERSTER JUMPS», with 1050€ of snowboard equipments
#3: «I COULD BE DEAD», with 650€ of snowbaord equipements
We hope these winners will send us pics with their all new equipements offered by DC Shoes, Rip Curl, Billabong et O'Neill.
The WSD team would like to once again congratulate all participants for each and every one of their fantastic videos, and look forward to seeing you next year for an even more exciting and surprising 7th edition! In the meantime stay up to date on all World Snowboard Day News via our facebook page!