If you are looking to get some shred time in the Southern Hemisphere during Springtime please consider this..
Our Homies at FTB Snowboard Camp sent us over some info for yah!
This is the big one !! Mt Ruapehu has received over 1.2 meters of new snow over the last 10 days during the biggest storm to hit NZ in years AND ITS STILL SNOWING !
We have two options to make the most out of the big events at Mt Ruapehu this Spring
Get some!! these school holidays with FTB
Spring Break Ohakune” - an FTB Classic
3rd - 8th October (school holidays)
This is a classic FTB Snowboard camp, staying at our fully kitted out lodge with Leroy Christensen<http://the-hub.tv/content/view/651/80/> and the FTB crew. Visits from the biggest names in snowboarding who are making the journey to Ruapehu from the South Island for the famous spring riding and competitions including “Volcom's Peanut Butter & Rail Jam”<http://www.volcom.com/pbrj/chooseUsIntl.asp> and the Smith <http://goog_872159229> Sessions<http://goog_872159229> Slopestyle reschedule for 9th October<http://www.mtruapehu.com/content/library/2010_Slopestyle_Competitor_Information1.pdf>
Special features for this camp include the under 18 premiere of Forum Snowboards new film F'IT<http://www.forumsnowboards.com/video/807/f-it-teaser>
The camps primary focus will be on the Terrain Park; sunshine and soft spring landings are the order of the day. In addition we will take advantage of Mt Ruapehu's vast free ride terrain, which is still on late in the season due to the large snow base. Ruapehu turns on spring year after year!!
We will be running the FTB shuttle from Auckland to Ohakune return.
OPTION ONE FIVE days of spring riding with the best Snowboarders NZ has to offer and BBQ's every night.
$845 + extras (transfers to and from Ohakune $30 each way per person) (Lift passes can be purchased by the Groms upon arrival at Mt Ruapehu or the money can be deposited with the camp fee and FTB will sort the passes for you.)
OPTION TWO SEVEN days of spring riding including ether the weekend of 2-3th (“Volcom's Peanut Butter & Rail Jam”<http://www.volcom.com/pbrj/chooseUsIntl.asp>) or 9-10th (Smith <http://goog_872159229> Sessions<http://goog_872159229> Slopestyle rescheduled for 9th October<http://www.mtruapehu.com/content/library/2010_Slopestyle_Competitor_Information1.pdf>) with the best Snowboarders NZ has to offer and BBQ's
$1125 + extras(transfers to and from Ohakune $30 each way per person) (Lift passes can be purchased by the Groms upon arrival at Mt Ruapehu or the money can be deposited with the camp fee and FTB will sort the passes for you.)
• Accommodation - Woolshed Snowpark, FTB Lodge Ohakune.
• Meals – Breakfast and dinner. Good food - no Brussels Sprouts!
• Mountain transport - dropped off at the top - no bottom car park for us!!
• Riding with NZ's best professional snowboarders - The FTB crew.
• Video analysis - filming of on snow riding
• Off snow/bad weather activities - PlayStation 3, the latest snowboarding DVDs, Skate ramp (Ohakune only), back yard jib (Ohakune only),
• Camper care packages - from our sponsors Nitro, Grenade, Spy, RPM
* Zero tolerance for drug and alcohol usage, campers will be sent home without refund
* Transfers to and from Auckland and Ohakune available.
* Lift passes not included, but we can advise you on the best Snowpark, Cardrona and Mt Ruapehu pass deals.
FTB Snowboard Camps are the best way to experience snowboarding in NZ.
Our camper’s benefit from FTB through their snowboarding and their self-confidence.
It is sure to be an experience they will never forget.
NO COMPANY COMPARES TO THE SERVICE WE PROVIDE!!
Groms Spring Break Ohakune camp
Option One $845 + any extras
Option Two $1125 + any extras
Auckland Ohakune transfers $ 60
Lift passes 5 days $53 per day $265 (Not every day may be open due to weather refund will be given)
Lift passes 7 days $53 per day $371 (Not every day may be open due to weather refund will be given)
We hope to see you soon
All the best
FTBsnowboard camps & tours
PHONE 021 609 003
SKYPE Willie Beggs
WEB SITE www.ftbsnowboardcamps.co.nz<http://www.ftbsnowboardcamps.co.nz>