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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...

Drew sweeps Rev Tour


MOUNT SNOW, VT (Mar. 16)—Carrabassett Valley Academy's Annalisa Drew (Andover, VT) had quite the weekend at the U.S. Revolution Tour at Mount Snow, completing her sweep with a victory in the halfpipe on Friday. Drew had already taken the slopestyle title on Thursday, and Friday's victory gave her the overall season titles in both. For the men,...

Drew, Morrison take overall Rev Tour titles


MOUNT SNOW, VT (Mar. 15)—After winning the second stop of the U.S. Revolution Tour's freeskiing slopstyle event at Northstar-at-Tahoe, CA, Carrabassett Valley Academy Athletics' own Annalisa Drew (Andover, MA) took the overall title for the women with a victory at Mount Snow, VT. On the men's side, B.C. Freestyle Ski Association's Noah Morrison...

Brown, Wallisch Top X Games


TIGNES, France (Mar. 15) – Bobby Brown (Breckenridge, CO) took European X Games gold with an impressive technical and consistent slopestyle run. Tom Wallisch (Pittsburgh) came in second with his usual multiple rotations and difficult rail combinations. After a season of first place finishes for Walllisch and two podiums for Brown, the...

Logan Retains Top Ranking


TIGNES, France (Mar. 14) – Devin Logan (West Dover, VT) retained her first-place AFP ranking after finishing fourth at the European X Games in Tignes. The competition was stacked with off-axis rotations, progression and clean runs. Canada’s Kaya Turski took her sixth...

Junior Worlds Freeskiing Team Named


PARK CITY, UT (March 7) – X Games silver medalist Devin Logan (West Dover, VT), World Cup skicross standout Brant Crossan (Steamboat Springs, CO), and Youth Olympic Games skicross athlete Lesley Wilson (Steamboat Springs, CO) headline a group of 11 athletes named to the 2012 FIS Freestyle Junior World Championships Team for U.S. Freeskiing. The...

Wallisch Notches Mammoth Win


MAMMOTH MOUNTAIN, CA (March 4) - Tom Wallisch (Pittsburgh, PA) won the VISA U.S. Grand Prix, FIS World Cup and platinum AFP slopestyle event with a 96.40 and in his signature style he stomped all of his tricks and executed them with confidence. His consistent  podium...

Wise Wins Third Straight


MAMMOTH MOUNTAIN, CA (March 4) - Putting pressure aside, after a crash on his first run, David Wise  (Reno, NV) went huge on his final run and nailed it, scoring a 94.4 for the win at the VISA U.S. Grand Prix, FIS World Cup and platinum AFP event. The win was the third...

Updated Schedule For Weekend U.S. Grand Prix


MAMMOTH LAKES, CA (Mar. 2) – After wind and snow caused delays, a revised schedule has been released for the Sprint U.S. Grand Prix for freeskiing and snowboarding.



10:00-2:15 pm  Ladies and Men's Snowboard SS Qualifications (2 Runs)

2:30 - 4:30 pm  Ladies and Men's Snowboard...

Teller Second at Bishofswiesen Skicross World Cup


BISCHOFSWIESEN, Germany (Feb. 25) - John Teller (Mammoth Lakes, CA) clinched his first podium of the season  with second at the Audi FIS World Cup skicross event in Bischofswiesen. It was his first podium since January of 2011 when he won in St Johann, Austria. Canada's Tristan Tafel took the win with teammate Chris Del Bosco in third. 

Final Sprint U.S. Grand Prix Stop Boasts Big Names at Mammoth Mountain


MAMMOTH LAKES, CA (Feb. 22) – Watch for U.S. Freeskiing and U.S. Snowboarding favorites like Tom Wallisch (Pittsburgh, PA), David Wise (Reno, NV), Matt Ladley (Chicago...

Wallisch Grabs Dew Tour Cup


SNOWBASIN, UT (Feb. 12) - Tom Wallisch (Pittsburg, PA) finished second in men's slopestlye to win the Dew Tour Cup at Snowbasin. Nick Goepper (Lawrenceburg, IN) won the competition while Bobby Brown...

Logan Claims Top Spot in Dew Tour


SNOWBASIN, UT (Feb. 11) — Devin Logan (West Dover, VT) won women's halfpipe on the Dew Tour in Snowbasin, Utah while claiming the Dew Tour Cup. She was also named the tour's Paul Mitchell Breakout Athlete of the Year for her consistent podiums throughout the Dew Tour....

Wise Continues Win Streak


SNOWBASIN, UT (Feb. 11) — David Wise (Reno, NV) continued his winning streak at Dew Tour in Snowbasin, Utah winning his second straight halfpipe event. Wise's first run won the evening for him as his did his first ever 1440 in the halfpipe in his second run and couldn't...

Local Youth Jam it up After Grand Prix


PARK CITY, UT (Feb. 11) — When your qualifying rounds feature triple pole spins and bunny ear maneuvers, it can only mean one thing: freeskiing progression at the North Face Junior Jam. With a rail, box, and "globe bonk" set up at the bottom of Doc's Run at Canyons Resort — and 17 local shredders strutting their stuff — creativity and steeze...

McNeal Top American in Sprint U.S. Grand Prix


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Duran Bounces Back With Strong Showing


BLUE MOUNTAIN, ON (Feb. 3) - Pat Duran (N. Fayston, VT) bounced back from a training crash to finish 21st in the World Cup Skicross at Blue Mountain. Slotted in the far left gate, Duran was caught in a tangle and went down before his finish. The tour moves to Bischofswiesen/Goetschen, Germany Feb. 25-26.


Puckett Takes Final X Games Ride In Skicross


ASPEN, CO (Jan. 29) – In his 10th and announced final Winter X Games, Casey Puckett (Aspen, CO) finished fifth in men’s skicross. A five-time Olympian, two-time X Games champion and three-time medalist, Puckett said it was his last run prior to the final, won by Canada’s Chris Del Bosco.