“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, with hundreds of organizers already brewing up an unbelievable program: free lessons for newcomers, contests, demos, equipment tests, parties, and fantastic music!! All across the planet federations, ski areas, clubs, shops, pro riders, associations and brands look forward to sharing with you their passion for snowboarding and sliding on snow.
In 2011, 167 events took place in 37 countries! For the 2012 edition, 40 countries will celebrate World Snowboard Day with another record-breaking number of events!
History & Key Partners:
Created in 2006 by EuroSIMA and the World Snowboard Federation (WSF), World Snowboard Day provides a unique opportunity for the international snowboard community to promote snowboarding and its unique culture by allowing the general public to try out and to discover the joy of snowboarding for free. Since 2010 the Outdoor Sports Valley association (OSV) is an event partner, with SnowSports Industries America (SIA) in North America and CorePower Asia in Asia as regional partners. For the 7th edition, a well-known partner has joined the group: World Snowboard Tour. All of these partnerships provide a broader worldwide presence for World Snowboard Day.