|star accreditation||3STR WSF||date of event||10.03.2012 – 10.03.2012|
|Format(s)||SS||location||Igora, St. Petersburg, RUS|
|entry criteria||Open, invited male|
|Prize Money||USD 15.000,-|
|Number of riders||26|
|Ranking Information||TTR 4Star Points|
THE SWATCH TTR WORLD SNOWBOARD TOUR Ticket To Ride World Snowboard Tour the most popular world snowboard tour. New Star invitational has status 4 star of world snowboard tour. Matthew Krepel about Tour:
Ticket To Ride World Snowboard Tour every year shows dynamical growth of shows level, recovering competitiveness of snowboarding as the brightest mass show. Now on its 9th year, TTR has an 10-month’s season which covers more than four geographical zones.
The Swatch TTR World Snowboard Tour is based upon a ranking system where riders obtain points at accredited TTR events. The number of points available at a TTR event is determined by the Star level of an event. A rider is awarded TTR ranking points based on the Star level of the event and his/her final placing in the event. For example:
A rider with the highest amount of TTR Ranking Points after the last 6Star event of any given season is awarded the TTR World Champion title. In addition to the title and the glory, the Champions are awarded $50,000 USD for their outstanding efforts on the Swatch TTR Tour. Champion TTR World Tourof the season 2009/10:
Freestyle snowboarding is a very unique sport that is based on creativity, fun, friends and progression. Keeping this unique aspect of snowboarding in mind, the TTR has worked hard to maintain the fun, creative side of the sport inside the competitive freestyle tour.