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X Games Gold for Maddie Bowman


ASPEN, CO (Jan. 25) - U.S. Freeskiing's Maddie Bowman (S. Lake Tahoe, CA) put together back-to-back 900s to take her first X Games gold in only her second appearance. It was the second straight win for Bowman who topped the field in the Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix in Copper Mountain two weeks earlier. Bowman popped a huge 91.33 score on her...

Grand Prix Returns to Park City


PARK CITY, UT (Jan. 24) – The Sprint U.S. Grand Prix returns to Park City Mountain Resort Jan. 28 – Feb. 2 with halfpipe snowboarding and freeskiing featuring 2002 Olympic gold medalist Kelly Clark (West Dover, VT),...

Teller Takes Second World Cup Victory


MEGEVE, France (Jan. 16) – After battling weather delays and multiple schedule changes John Teller (Mammoth Lakes, CA) took the top spot at the Audi FIS Freestyle Ski Cross World Cup in Megeve, France. Teller, an X Games champion won his first World Cup nearly two years ago to the day in St. Johann, Austria. Teammate Joe Swensson (Niantic, CT)...

USSA, FIS, and AFP Partnership


COPPER MOUNTAIN, CO (Jan. 16) –The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association’s fifth annual Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix at Copper Mountain this past week brought together an International Ski Federation (FIS) World Cup and the Association of Freeskiing Professionals (...

Teller Top Finisher at Les Contamines


LES CONTAMINES, France (Jan. 12) - After significant snowfall delayed qualifications until the morning of race day at Les Contamines, France the first Audi FIS Freestyle World Cup ski cross race of the New Year is in the books. Team USA Ski Cross athlete John Teller (Mammoth Lakes, CA) took top honors...

Herman Wins Second World Cup


COPPER MOUNTAIN, CO (Jan. 12) – Keri Herman’s (Breckenridge, CO) back-to-back switch tricks and clean landings sealed the deal for her second straight World Cup win at the Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix at Copper Mountain....

Bowman Wins Visa Grand Prix


COPPER MOUNTAIN, CO (Jan. 11) – Despite snow and wind Maddie Bowman (South Lake Tahoe, CA) displayed great athleticism with her left and right 900’s that landed her in first at the Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix. Colorado native and 16 year-old U.S. Rookie team member...

Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix Slopestyle Qualifiers



Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix Opens with Halfpipe Qualifiers



Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix to Open at Copper


COPPER MOUNTAIN, CO (Jan. 2) – New to the Olympic sports roster, halfpipe and slopestyle freeskiing, will hit Copper Mountain Jan. 9-12 for the Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix.

Historic Skicross Podium for Swensson


VAL THORENS, France (Dec. 19) - Team USA Skicross athlete Joe Swensson (Niantic, CT) battled multiple race delays and blizzard conditions to capture the first Audi FIS Ski Cross World Cup podium of his career with third in Val Thorens. Swensson's previous best result was a 12th from last February. The...

Sigourney and Bowman 1-2 at Dew Tour


BRECKENRIDGE, CO (Dec. 14) – Brita Sigourney’s (Carmel, CA) amplitude and technical tricks won the judges over at women’s halfpipe finals at Dew Tour today. Teammate Maddie Bowman (South Lake Tahoe, CA) whose run featured...

Teller Tops Telluride World Cup


TELLURIDE - MOUNTAIN VILLAGE, CO (Dec. 13) - Ski Cross USA's John Teller (Mammoth Lakes, CA) skied his way into the semifinals in the Audi FIS Ski Cross World Cup at Telluride, but just missed the finals finishing seventh to lead the USA. Slovenian Filip Flisar won a close men's final with Swiss Fanny Smith taking the women's title. It was the...

Skicross Athletes Prepare for Audi FIS Ski Cross World Cup



Telluride Mountain Village Partners with USSA



Telluride Skicross LIVE on USSA Network


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


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



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


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...