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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...

Teller 11th in Opening Skicross World Cup

12/10/2012

 

Nakiksa, Calgary (Dec. 10) – John Teller geared up for the Dec. 13-15 USANA Ski and Snowboardcross Cup in Telluride, CO with an 11th at the FIS World Cup skicross opener at Nakiksa Resort on Dec. 8. While not the result he was hoping to crack open the 2013 season with, the finish fueled his fire for Telluride, the first FIS World Cup...

U.S. Freeskiing Team Named at Copper Mountain

12/08/2012

COPPER MOUNTAIN, CO (Dec. 8) – The 2013 U.S.

Grand Prix Moves to February

12/06/2012

PARK CITY, UT (Dec. 7) – The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) announced a postponement today of its scheduled Dec. 21-22 Sprint U.S. Grand Prix in Park City. The event includes International Ski Federation (FIS) World Cups for both halfpipe skiing and snowboarding events featuring top Olympic contenders. FIS and USSA have postponed the...

U.S. Freeskiing Takes Mammoth Terrain Park

12/01/2012

MAMMOTH MOUNTAIN, CA (Dec. 1) – In preparation for the 2013 competition season, some of U.S. Freeskiing’s best slopestyle skiers are hitting Mammoth Mountain’s Unbound Terrain Park. Boasting the most open terrain in the country athletes like X Games gold medalist Tom Wallisch (...

It's All About Olenick

10/15/2012

 

U.S. Freeskiing athlete Meg Olenick took time out of rehabbing her fourth knee injury to lead "It's All About Her," a girls' sports camp. Olenick was inspired to create the camp after hearing a startling statistic from the Women's Sports Foundation that, by the age of 14, girls drop out of sports at twice the rate of boys....

Wallisch, Vonn Up for Top USOC Honor

09/14/2012

 

Herman Wins Historic Olympic Slopestyle Qualifier

09/07/2012

USHUAIA, Argentina (Sept. 7) – U.S. Freeskiing's Keri Herman (Breckenridge, CO) placed a check mark on history Friday with an FIS World Cup slopestyle skiing victory during the first 2014 Olympic Winter Games qualifying event. Slopestyle and halfpipe skiing will make their debut at the...

Olympic Slopestyle Qualifying Opens Sept. 7

09/05/2012

 

Hall Completes Comeback with Victory

09/01/2012

 

Top Resorts Host Sprint U.S. Grand Prix

08/31/2012

PARK CITY, UT (Aug. 31) – Strong international snowboarding and freeskiing fields are expected for the 2013 Sprint U.S. Grand Prix in a schedule announced by the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association this week. The Grand Prix enters its impressive 17th season with dual FIS World Cup status for halfpipe snowboarding as well as the newly added...

Wint Dominates NZ Open Slopestyle

08/31/2012

WANAKA, New Zealand (Aug. 31) – Young Emilia Wint (Denver) linked a switch rodeo 540 into a monster 720 mute-grab on the final jump Friday to win the women’s slopestyle at The North Face Freeski Open of New Zealand. Wint, a Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix podium finisher last season,...

U.S. Sweeps First 2014 Olympic Qualifier

08/22/2012

WANAKA, New Zealand (Aug. 22) – Torin Yater-Wallace (Basalt, CO) and Devin Logan (West Dover, VT) opened the 2014 Olympic Winter Games qualifying period with a U.S. sweep of the FIS...

U.S. Freeskiing Utilizes Windells at Mt. Hood

07/25/2012

Check out the video from ESPN.com here.

Jen Hudak Goes Green

06/19/2012

Of the many losses New Orleans suffered in Katrina, the city’s trees are now feeling the effects. Over 100,000 were lost, including many of the beautiful magnolias and oaks. This past month, halfpipe skiing star Jen Hudak participated in an effort to restore that loss, as a part of the U.S. Olympic Committee, Athlete Advisory Council.

U.S. Freeskiing Holds First Spring Training Camp

05/09/2012

 

Kenworthy and Logan Overall AFP Champions

04/24/2012

 

Yater-Wallace Takes AFP Halfpipe Championship

04/23/2012

 

WHISTLER, CANADA (April 23) – After a season of podiums, that included an X Games gold, a Dew Tour victory and a VISA U.S. Grand Prix second, Torin Yater-Wallace (Basalt, CO) was crowned the 2012 AFP halfpipe champion after finishing third at the season finale. David Wise (Reno, NV), who had been duking it out with Yater-Wallace all...

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