Rider: Jonaven Morre  /  Photographer: Jeff Patterson  /  Location: Revelstoke, Canada

The World Snowboard Day has been growing rapidly for three years and has tripled its number of events around the world. Participants have 3 times the number of locations to enjoy, and thus 3 times the opportunity to discover the joys of snowboarding in a convivial and festive atmosphere.

EuroSIMA (the European Boardsports Industry Manufacturers Association www.eurosima.com), and the WSF (World Snowboard Federation), who launched this event don’t want to stop here, and return with new challenges: more countries, mores snow resorts, and more activities.

The aim of this day is to open the winter season and celebrate snowboarding everywhere in the world. The snowboard scene (federations, resorts, clubs, shops, pro riders, associations, brands... ) will mobilize worldwide and offers free initiations, demos, products testing, and other activities such as parties and concerts to the general public.

Participating countries this time round will be:

Austria - Bosnia - Canada - Croatia - Czech Républic - Finland - France - Germany - Hungary - Italy - Iceland - Japan - Moldova The Netherlands - Poland - Norway - Romania - Russia - Serbia - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Switzerland - Turkey - Ukraine