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U.S. Freeskiing Team Named at Copper Mountain


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

Grand Prix Moves to February


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


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



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



Herman Wins Historic Olympic Slopestyle Qualifier


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



Hall Completes Comeback with Victory



Top Resorts Host Sprint U.S. Grand Prix


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


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


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


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Jen Hudak Goes Green


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



Kenworthy and Logan Overall AFP Champions



Yater-Wallace Takes AFP Halfpipe Championship



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...

Wallisch Takes AFP World Champ Title



USSA Coaches Honored by USOC



Logan Wins Jr. Worlds Slopestyle Gold


VALMALENCO, Italy (March 22) – Devin Logan (West Dover, VT) added to her phenomenal season with a gold medal in slopestyle Thursday at the FIS Junior World Championships. Under beautiful sunny Italian skies and a soft course Logan landed a cork 720 and linked numerous technical rail...

Yater-Wallace Takes First X Games Win


TIGNES, France (Mar. 16) –  It was a storybook gold medal run for 16-year-old Torin Yater-Wallace (Basalt, CO) who threw down his typical smooth landings and big amplitude. His winning run featured two technical double tricks. Teammate David Wise (Reno, NV) finished third with three cork tricks in his run. Devin Logan (West Dover, VT) followed...