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Muss Places Seventh in PGS Olympic Test Event


BOKWANG PHOENIX PARK, South Korea (Feb. 16, 2017) – Parallel giant slalom riders competed in a successful test event for the 2018 Olympic Winter Games last week at Bokwang Phoenix Park Resort in PyeongChang. U.S. athlete Aaron “AJ” Muss (Rumson, NJ; Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club) posted his career-...

Kim and Josey Favorites at PyeongChang Pipe


BOKWANG PHOENIX PARK, South Korea (Feb. 16, 2017) – The FIS halfpipe World Cup tour culminates this week with the official test event for the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Games.

The halfpipe riders are the final athletes to visit the Bokwang Phoenix Park in South Korea, and the buzz going around amongst riders is that the Olympic halfpipe is...

Miller and Valentine Top Rev Tour Halfpipe


MAMMOTH MOUNTAIN, CA (Feb. 13, 2017) – Toby Miller (Carlsbad, CA) and Anna Valentine (Ludlow, VT) topped the halfpipe field at the Toyota U.S. Revolution Tour on Saturday, while Hailee Mattingley (Sandy, UT) won slopestyle for the ladies on Sunday.

After a week of adverse weather conditions that rescheduled and postponed multiple events...

Marino and Anderson 1-2 at Stoneham World Cup


STONEHAM, Canada (Feb. 12, 2017) – Julia Marino (Westport, CT) continued her dazzling season with a win at the 2017 Jamboree by Videotron Mobile World Cup slopestyle event on Sunday. Jamie Anderson (South Lake Tahoe, CA) finished just behind her in second.

Marino also hit the podium in Saturday night’s big air event, with a second-place...

Jacobellis Scores 46th Career World Cup Podium


FELDBERG, Germany (Feb. 12, 2017) — Four-time world champion Lindsey Jacobellis (Stratton Mountain, VT) battled for a second-place podium finish at the second World Cup snowboardcross race of the weekend at Feldberg on Sunday.

In her 46th career World Cup podium appearance, Jacobellis was barely edged by 2014 Olympic gold...

Marino Second In Quebec City Big Air


QUEBEC CITY (Feb. 11, 2017) – Julia Marino (Westport, CT) added another impressive accolade to her breakout 2017 season with a second-place finish at the Jamboree big air event in downtown Quebec City on Saturday.

Jacobellis and Holland Top U.S. Finishers In SBX


FELDBERG, Germany (Feb. 11, 2017)—Three American women finished in the top 10 Saturday at the first of two FIS World Cup snowboardcross races at Feldberg. Lindsey Jacobellis (Stratton Mountain, VT) had the top finish with a win in the small final for fifth place, Rosie Mancari (Anchorage, AK) was right behind her in sixth and Faye Gulini (Salt...

U.S. Snowboarding Names Junior Worlds Team


PARK CITY, UT (Feb. 10, 2017) - U.S. Snowboarding will be sending a strong team of athletes to compete in the 2017 FIS Snowboard Junior World Championships to be held in Klinovec, Czech Republic. The event will feature snowboardcross and parallel racing for athletes 19...

Revolution Tour Rolls On At Mammoth


MAMMOTH MOUNTAIN, CA (Feb. 8, 2017) – The 2017 Toyota U.S. Revolution Tour continues this week at one of the nation’s premier ski and snowboard resorts, Mammoth Mountain. Some of the world’s top junior snowboarding athletes are slated to compete in big air, slopestyle and halfpipe.


Americans Sweep Slope Podiums in Mammoth


MAMMOTH MOUNTAIN, CA (Feb. 5, 2017) – The American snowboarders turned in a stellar performance at the Toyota U.S. Grand Prix slopestyle event on Sunday, sweeping both men’s and women’s podiums. Up-and-comer Red Gerard (Silverthorne, CO) topped the field to take the win for the men, while Jamie Anderson (South Lake Tahoe, CA) continued her...

White and Clark Reign at Mammoth


MAMMOTH MOUNTAIN, CA (Feb. 5, 2017) – The American snowboarders were dominant at the Toyota U.S. Grand Prix halfpipe event on Sunday, sweeping the men’s podium and taking two of the top three spots for the ladies. Shaun White (Carlsbad, CA) won for the men, while Kelly Clark (West Dover, VT) took the win for the ladies. Ryan Wachendorfer (...

Kearney Sixth at Bansko Snowboardcross


BANSKO, Bulgaria (Feb. 4, 2017) – Hagen Kearney (Telluride, CO) made the big final at Bulgaria’s first snowboardcross World Cup event, finishing sixth overall for the men. Lindsey Jacobellis (Stratton Mountain, VT) was the top finisher for the American women, making the small final for an eighth-place finish.

The Bulgarian course was a...

Delays at the Toyota U.S. Grand Prix at Mammoth


MAMMOTH MOUNTAIN, CA (Feb. 4, 2017) – The wind continues to howl at Mammoth Mountain, with the Toyota U.S. Grand Prix halfpipe qualifiers pushed to 2:10 p.m. PT. Slopestyle finals will be at 3:00 p.m.—an Olympic qualifier event.

UPDATE: Men's halfpipe qualifiers are moved to Sunday. Slopestyle finals have been called off on...

Toyota U.S. Grand Prix Concludes at Mammoth


MAMMOTH MOUNTAIN, CA (Jan. 29, 2017) – The 2017 Toyota U.S. Grand Prix tour concludes this week at one of the nation’s premier ski and snowboard resorts, Mammoth Mountain. The Grand Prix will serve as the first 2018 U.S. Olympic team qualifier for freeskiing slopestyle, freeskiing halfpipe and snowboarding slopestyle.

Crouch Tops For USA At X Games Slopestyle


ASPEN, CO (Jan­. 29, 2017) – Four American men made the slopestyle final at X Games on Sunday, where they faced off against perhaps the most competitive field of the season. Top finisher Brock Crouch (Mammoth Lakes, CA) had an excellent showing, finishing seventh.

At 17 years of age, the U.S. Snowboarding rookie team member looked like a...

Hight Wins X Games Halfpipe Gold


ASPEN, CO (Jan­. 28, 2017) – American women took two of the three podium spots in halfpipe at the X Games on Saturday night. Elena Hight (South Lake Tahoe, CA) won her first X Games gold medal and Chloe Kim (Torrance, CA) earned bronze.  

Marino Cashes In With Another X Games Win


ASPEN, CO (Jan­. 28, 2017) – U.S. Snowboarding athlete Julia “Jules” Marino (Westport, CT) had a breakout performance this week at the X Games. After earning a bronze medal in big air on Thursday night, she dominated the slopestyle competition on Saturday, stomping her way to a gold medal. She bested veteran Jamie Anderson (South Lake Tahoe, CA...

Mack Sixth in X Games Big Air


ASPEN, CO (Jan­. 27, 2017) – Kyle Mack (West Bloomfield, MI) was the only American facing off against a stacked international field in men’s snowboard big air at X Games on Friday night. Mack rode well, finishing sixth overall.    

Langland Lands Historic X Games Gold


ASPEN, CO (Jan­. 26, 2017) – Young Hailey Langland (San Clemente, CA) put down an historical performance in Thursday night’s big air competition at X Games, winning gold with a trick that had never before been landed by a female in competition. Julia Marino (Westport, CT) joined Langland on the podium, earning bronze at her first X Games...

Ladley and Gold Land on X Games Podium


ASPEN, CO (Jan­. 26, 2017) – Emerging from one of the most competitive fields ever to compete in men’s halfpipe at X Games, Americans Matt Ladley (Steamboat Springs, CO) and Taylor Gold (Steamboat Springs, CO) scored podium finishes, earning silver and bronze respectively.

Ladley, who won X Games gold at Aspen in 2016, had a beautiful...