Hole Shot Tour NorAm Cross Tour
The FIS World Cup series returns to the U.S. this year. Who will top the podium at Copper Mountain? (Photo: Sarah Brunson/U.S. Freeskiing)
Mammoth Mountain will serve as a pre-Olympic training site for U.S. Freeskiing and U.S. Snowboarding.
Maddie Bowman, David Wise, Torin Yater-Wallace and more will vie for spots on the Olympic Team in this year's Sprint U.S. Grand Prix series.
With a near-flawless first run, Gus Kenworthy won the AFP World Championship slopestyle event at Whistler Blackcomb Monday, taking the AFP Overall title for the third year in a row.
Crystal globe winner in slopestyle skiing Keri Herman is this month's Athlete Spotlight.
U.S. junior freeskiing and freestyle athletes won the overall medal count and Marc Hodler Trophy at the FIS Freestyle Junior World Championships last week in Valmalenco, Italy.
USSA TEAM Academy and rookie team member Alexi Micinsk took slopestyle skiing silver at the FIS Junior World Champs on Sunday in Valmalenco, Italy.
Freeskiers Broby Leeds and Zyre Austin swept the men's and women's halfpipe silver medals Thursday at the FIS Freestyle Junior World Championships in Italy.
At the conclusion of the FIS World Cup halfpipe season Monday, Torin Yater-Wallace stood second and David Wise third in the halfpipe standings.
VIDEO: Micinski Wins Sierra Nevada
USSA TEAM Academy athlete and rookie team member Alexi Micinski (Meridian, ID) took her first career victory at the World Cup slopestyle final on Saturday.
VIDEO: Currier Wins Sierra Nevada
U.S. Freeskiing rookie team member Lyman Currier (Boulder, CO) also took his career first victory in the FIS World Cup men's final in Sierra Nevada, coming off an ACL injury.
USSA TEAM Academy athlete and rookie team member Alexi Micinski took her first career victory at the World Cup slopestyle final on Saturday.
In a repeat of X Games Tignes 2012, Torin Yater-Wallace took the gold medal and left silver for David Wise.
Talented up-and-comer McRae Williams stomped his line and won gold at X Games Tignes on Thursday, claiming his first X Games medal. Teammate Gus Kenworthy took the bronze.
Hole Shot Tour
The Hole Shot Cross Tour is a competition designed to bridge the gap between grassroots and world cup level for Snowboardcross and Skicross. The event also brings together athletes across the country to identify the top juniors in the country. Athletes 15 (SBX) 16 (SX) and older compete together in an open-class style event. The top juniors will be named to U.S. Snowboarding’s and U.S. Freeskiing Project Gold, a group of the top development athletes in the country who will train together in the summer and are invited to other select projects. Athletes also qualify for Junior World Championships and World Cup events from the Hole Shot Tour. Athletes must have a current National USSA license and FIS license prior to registering for the event.
ONLINE REGISTRATION OPENS DEC. 3 AT 9AM MST
Men’s Skicross – https://events.membersolutions.com/event_detail.asp?content_id=37439
Women’s Skicross - https://events.membersolutions.com/event_detail.asp?content_id=37441