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Lack of Snow Scraps Seven Springs Rev Tour Halfpipe

Seven Springs, PA – The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) and Seven Springs Mountain Resort in western Pennsylvania have announced that, due to adverse snow conditions, the halfpipe skiing and snowboard portions of the U.S. Revolution Tour originally scheduled for March 7 and 9 have been canceled. Instead, Seven Springs has stepped up to host an … Continue reading Lack of Snow Scraps Seven Springs Rev Tour Halfpipe

Clark and James Win Olympic Halfpipe Test Event

PyeongChang, South Korea – Vermont’s Kelly Clark and Scotty James of Australia picked up the wins at the 2016-17 season’s final halfpipe Snowboard World Cup event, which took place on Sunday at the Bokwang Phoenix Park Resort in South Korea. The competition also served as the official test event for the 2018 PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games. While James, who had … Continue reading Clark and James Win Olympic Halfpipe Test Event

Yater-Wallace Wins Olympic Test Event

PyeongChang, South Korea – At Saturday’s Olympic halfpipe test event at Bokwang Phoenix Park, American Torin Yater-Wallace, of Basalt, Colo., led the charge with a win for the men, while Marie Martinod of France took the win for the women along with the World Cup title. Yater-Wallace was the top qualifier coming into the final and also … Continue reading Yater-Wallace Wins Olympic Test Event

7 American Skiers Qualify for Olympic Test Event Halfpipe Finals

Bokwang, South Korea – The FIS halfpipe World Cup Tour culminates this week with the official test event for the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics. The qualification round was held on Thursday, with U.S. Freeskiing advancing seven athletes to the final. Colorado’s Torin Yater-Wallace led the charge for the Americans, grabbing the top qualifying spot for the men, … Continue reading 7 American Skiers Qualify for Olympic Test Event Halfpipe Finals

Miller and Valentine Top Rev Tour Halfpipe

Mammoth Lakes, CA – Toby Miller, of Carlsbad, Calif., and Ludlow, Vt.’s Anna Valentine topped the halfpipe field at the Toyota U.S. Revolution Tour on Saturday, while Hailee Mattingley, of Sandy, Utah, won slopestyle for the ladies on Sunday. After a week of adverse weather conditions that rescheduled and postponed multiple events, everybody was happy to … Continue reading Miller and Valentine Top Rev Tour Halfpipe

Weather Cancels Mammoth Revolution Tour Freeskiing

Mammoth Lakes, CA – Adverse weather conditions in California’s Sierra Nevada over the weekend finally canceled all freeskiing events at the 2017 Toyota U.S. Revolution Tour at Mammoth Mountain. Weather conditions have affected competition throughout the week at Mammoth, where one storm after another has pounded the resort. Organizers were forced to cancel the freeski big air, … Continue reading Weather Cancels Mammoth Revolution Tour Freeskiing

Marino and Toutant Shine at Quebec Slopestyle World Cup

Stoneham (QC), Canada – America’s Julia Marino and host country favorite Sebastien Toutant claimed victory in the penultimate slopestyle World Cup event of the 2016-17 season, which was staged at Stoneham Mountain Resort on SUnday as part of the 2017 Jamboree presented by Vidéotron Mobile. Facing flat light and some challenging conditions, Marino — who placed second … Continue reading Marino and Toutant Shine at Quebec Slopestyle World Cup