Despite of bad weather conditions, it was possible to complete the event in Ischgl and to crown the WSF 2012 World Rookie Champions. Several program variations took place to face the heavy snowfalls and low visibility conditions but in the end all the riders were able to hit 2 runs during the Rail Session on Friday, and one run in the slopestyle on Saturday. Sven Thorgren from Sweden resulted the best male, while Celia Petrig was the best girl: they won title of WSF 2012 World Rookie Champions and got amazing prizes which will support their snowboard careers. Among the groms, Norwegian ripper Fridtjof Tischendorf resulted the male winner for the second time in a row, while Swiss Romana Petrig was the best girl. The grom champions got “Golden Tickets” to enter every World Rookie Tour event in 2013 free of charge.