BURLINGTON, Vt., Dec. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2006/07 Burton Demo Tour features 200 stops in the U.S. where riders can test ride the latest Burton gear for FREE at their favorite local resort. The Tour also includes the premier 10-stop Super Stops -- 10 weekend-long events with a dedicated sponsor village, after-parties and jam sessions for local riders. Every stop on the Demo Tour will give riders of all ages the opportunity to try the latest Burton gear at no cost. The hottest Burton boards, boots and bindings for men, women, girls and boys will be available to demo. Riders under the age of 18 will be required to have a parent sign a waiver on their behalf. The Super Stops, scheduled throughout the season at 10 select resorts across the U.S., are sponsored by Motorola, Volvo cars, Snickers, Paul Mitchell, Nintendo and GORE-TEX(R) products. A dedicated Super Stop sponsor village will have a huge array of new products for riders to try out and win free gear, including: Motorola's new KRZR phone and Burton Motorola Audex music products; visit with Swedish models Lisa and Marie as they present the Volvo XC90 SUV and the all-new C30 coupe; Nintendo's Wii and Nintendo DS gaming systems; Paul Mitchell haircare products to add even more style to the tour; GORE-TEX(R) fabric featuring Burton's line of GORE-TEX(R) outerwear; R.E.D. helmets and Anon goggles and sunglasses. Each Super Stop will also include an after-party and a jam session where local riders will throw down to win great prizes. 2006/2007 Burton Demo Tour Super Stops Dec. 29-31, 2006 Winter Park Resort, Winter Park, Colo. Jan. 5-7, 2007 Heavenly Mountain Resort, S. Lake Tahoe, Calif. Jan. 13-15, 2007 Bear Mountain, Big Bear Lake, Calif. Jan. 19-21, 2007 Park City Resort, Park City, Utah Feb. 2-4, 2007 Copper Mountain Resort, Copper, Colo. Feb. 9-11, 2007 Mt. Hood Meadows, Mt. Hood, Ore. Feb. 17-19, 2007 Boyne Highlands, Boyne Falls, Mich. Feb. 23-25, 2007 Mountain Creek Resort, Vernon, NJ March 2-4, 2007 Stratton Mountain Resort, Stratton, Vt. March 9-11, 2007 Waterville Valley, Waterville Valley, NH The Winter Park and Stratton Mountain Resort stops coincide with Burton Women's Learn To Ride (WLTR) Camps. These weekends offer a three-day camp open to all abilities of women snowboarders. In addition to personal instruction with top instructors, WLTR Camps include a special event to benefit Boarding for Breast Cancer, goodie bags and more. Details on the Burton Demo Tour can be found online at http://www.burtondemotour.com, including all 200 locations. For more about Burton Snowboards, riders can call the Burton Rider Service line at 800-881-3138. About Burton Snowboards In 1977, Jake Burton Carpenter founded Burton Snowboards out of his Vermont barn. Since then, Burton has fueled the growth of snowboarding worldwide through its groundbreaking product lines, its grassroots efforts to get the sport accepted at resorts and its team of top snowboarders. In 1996, Burton began growing its family of brands to include board sports equipment and apparel brands. Privately held and owned by Jake, Burton's headquarters are in Burlington, Vermont with international offices in Innsbruck, Austria and Tokyo, Japan. For more information, visit http://www.burton.com. Media Contact: Melissa Gullotti, firstname.lastname@example.org, 802-236-9349.
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