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Stacked Competition at Grand Prix

01/31/2013

PARK CITY, UT (Jan. 31) – Halfpipe freeskiers from all over the globe came out for the Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix at Park City Mountain Resort with X Games medalist Torin Yater-Wallace (Basalt, CO) leading the charge. The FIS World Cup...

Goepper Takes Dominating X Slope Win

01/27/2013

ASPEN, CO (Jan. 27) - Nick Goepper (Lawrenceburg, IN) was huge on the jumps and smooth and clean technically as he soared to X Games gold in slopestyle skiing Sunday. Goepper nailed a 94 on his second of three runs to take the victory. Norway's Tiril Sjåstad Christiansen won the women's title with Ashley Battersby (Park City, UT) the top...

Wise Repeats X Gold in USA Sweep

01/25/2013

 

ASPEN, CO (Jan. 25) - U.S. Freeskiing's David Wise (Reno, NV) soared to a repeat X Games gold leading a USA podium sweep. Hometown hero Torin Yater-Wallace (Aspen, CO) took silver in his first event back from injury while veteran Simon Dumont (Bethel, ME) won bronze. Wise threw back to back double cork 1260s to claim his second title...

X Games Gold for Maddie Bowman

01/25/2013

ASPEN, CO (Jan. 25) - U.S. Freeskiing's Maddie Bowman (S. Lake Tahoe, CA) put together back-to-back 900s to take her first X Games gold in only her second appearance. It was the second straight win for Bowman who topped the field in the Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix in Copper Mountain two weeks earlier. Bowman popped a huge 91.33 score on her...

Grand Prix Returns to Park City

01/23/2013

PARK CITY, UT (Jan. 24) – The Sprint U.S. Grand Prix returns to Park City Mountain Resort Jan. 28 – Feb. 2 with halfpipe snowboarding and freeskiing featuring 2002 Olympic gold medalist Kelly Clark (West Dover, VT),...

Teller Takes Second World Cup Victory

01/16/2013

MEGEVE, France (Jan. 16) – After battling weather delays and multiple schedule changes John Teller (Mammoth Lakes, CA) took the top spot at the Audi FIS Freestyle Ski Cross World Cup in Megeve, France. Teller, an X Games champion won his first World Cup nearly two years ago to the day in St. Johann, Austria. Teammate Joe Swensson (Niantic, CT)...

USSA, FIS, and AFP Partnership

01/16/2013

COPPER MOUNTAIN, CO (Jan. 16) –The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association’s fifth annual Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix at Copper Mountain this past week brought together an International Ski Federation (FIS) World Cup and the Association of Freeskiing Professionals (...

Teller Top Finisher at Les Contamines

01/14/2013

LES CONTAMINES, France (Jan. 12) - After significant snowfall delayed qualifications until the morning of race day at Les Contamines, France the first Audi FIS Freestyle World Cup ski cross race of the New Year is in the books. Team USA Ski Cross athlete John Teller (Mammoth Lakes, CA) took top honors...

Herman Wins Second World Cup

01/12/2013

COPPER MOUNTAIN, CO (Jan. 12) – Keri Herman’s (Breckenridge, CO) back-to-back switch tricks and clean landings sealed the deal for her second straight World Cup win at the Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix at Copper Mountain....

Bowman Wins Visa Grand Prix

01/11/2013

COPPER MOUNTAIN, CO (Jan. 11) – Despite snow and wind Maddie Bowman (South Lake Tahoe, CA) displayed great athleticism with her left and right 900’s that landed her in first at the Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix. Colorado native and 16 year-old U.S. Rookie team member...

Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix Slopestyle Qualifiers

01/10/2013

 

Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix Opens with Halfpipe Qualifiers

01/09/2013

 

Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix to Open at Copper

01/03/2013

COPPER MOUNTAIN, CO (Jan. 2) – New to the Olympic sports roster, halfpipe and slopestyle freeskiing, will hit Copper Mountain Jan. 9-12 for the Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix.

Historic Skicross Podium for Swensson

12/19/2012

VAL THORENS, France (Dec. 19) - Team USA Skicross athlete Joe Swensson (Niantic, CT) battled multiple race delays and blizzard conditions to capture the first Audi FIS Ski Cross World Cup podium of his career with third in Val Thorens. Swensson's previous best result was a 12th from last February. The...

Sigourney and Bowman 1-2 at Dew Tour

12/14/2012

BRECKENRIDGE, CO (Dec. 14) – Brita Sigourney’s (Carmel, CA) amplitude and technical tricks won the judges over at women’s halfpipe finals at Dew Tour today. Teammate Maddie Bowman (South Lake Tahoe, CA) whose run featured...

Teller Tops Telluride World Cup

12/13/2012

TELLURIDE - MOUNTAIN VILLAGE, CO (Dec. 13) - Ski Cross USA's John Teller (Mammoth Lakes, CA) skied his way into the semifinals in the Audi FIS Ski Cross World Cup at Telluride, but just missed the finals finishing seventh to lead the USA. Slovenian Filip Flisar won a close men's final with Swiss Fanny Smith taking the women's title. It was the...

Skicross Athletes Prepare for Audi FIS Ski Cross World Cup

12/12/2012

 

Telluride Mountain Village Partners with USSA

12/12/2012

 

Telluride Skicross LIVE on USSA Network

12/11/2012

The USSA Network will bring live coverage of this weekend’s Audi FIS Ski Cross World Cup in Telluride to fans. Universal Sports commentators Steve Porino and Doug Lewis will call the action live as the U.S.'s John Teller goes head-to-head against a strong international field in the skicross event on Thursday. Live coverage begins at 12:15 p.m....

USANA Ski and Snowboardcross Cup At Telluride

12/10/2012

TELLURIDE, CO (Dec. 10) – Two of the most exciting Olympic sports come to Colorado’s Telluride Resort this week with the USANA Ski and Snowboardcross Cup beginning Thursday. Olympic gold medalist Seth Wescott (Sugarloaf, ME) will join seven-time X Games champion Nate Holland (Squaw Valley, CA) for the fourth year at Telluride in a FIS Snowboard...

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