Burton AM Tour lands on its feet at the Snowworld Landgraaf (NED) on October 20th, as it launches into its third season. The tour is Europe’s largest amateur freestyle snowboarding series and will stop in 19 resorts in 15 countries. The contests is for riders under the age of 19 and under and will give the contestants a chance to push their snowboarding skills to the max while experiencing a real contest atmosphere.
The tour will rock all over Europe all winter and will have its last stop in Val Senales (ITA) on 26th April 2008, where tour winners will win the overall prize of a whole Burton European Open Package, with a reserved open starting slot and board and lodging for Europe’s biggest snowboard competition held each year in Laax, Swtzerland. All riders also compete for a brand new Z250 Suzuki and prizes from tour sponsors Buton, RED and Anon.
Ivar Fougstedt, Burton Europe’s Marketing Director, comments the new tour schedule this way: “With its third season, the Burton AM Tour has been established as the most advanced snowboarding grass-roots event series in Europe. It makes us proud at Burton to see so many talented young riders push their limits and gain experience by doing what they love most: Shred their favourite resorts.”
Burton AM Tour Calendar 07/08
- 20.10.2007 Landgraaf (NED)
- 28.10.2007 Les 2 Alpes (FRA)
- 10.11.2007 Castleford (GBR)
- 01.12.2007 Madrid (SPA)
- 12.01.2008 Bispingen b.H. (GER)
- 20.01.2008 Madonna di Campiglio (ITA)
- 26.01.2008 Adelboden-Lenk (SUI)
- 02.02.2008 Grandvalira (AND)
- 09.02.2008 Damüls (AUT)
- 16.02.2008 Bansko (BUL)
- 23.02.2008 Les Crosets (SUI)
- 01.03.2008 Heubach b.M. (GER)
- 08.03.2008 Bialka Tatrzanska (POL)
- 15.03.2008 Milzkalns (LAT)
- 22.03.2008 Zolotaya Dolina (RUS)
- 29.03.2008 Talma (FIN)
- 05.04.2008 Kläppen (SWE)
- 11.04.2008 Are (SWE)
- 26.04.2008 Val Senales (ITA)
Check out www.burtonamtour.com for more detailed information for each individual stop.