Archive: 2019

Here you’ll find all the latest news from Snow Sports NZ. Search by category down the left hand side or by tagged athlete by clicking their name at the top of their articles.


Alice Robinson has staged an impressive second run comeback to finish ninth at the FIS World Cup Giant Slalom in Lienz, Austria.

NZ Para Alpine Skier Corey Peters finished third in the Giant Slalom on 22 December 2019, rounding out a successful week of racing at the World Para Alpine North America...

Corey Peters has added to his medal tally at the North America Cup races in Mammoth Mountain, USA, with a win and a third place finish in Super-G.

Snow Sports NZ are pleased to announce that Michelle Wood has been appointed as Performance Services Manager.

Sit skier Corey Peters has improved on a fourth-place finish in his season opening race yesterday to finish in second place in today’s North America Cup Slalom in the United States.

Alpine ski racers Harrison Messenger and Katie Crawford, and snowboarder Mitchell Davern, have been selected to the New Zealand Team for the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games.

NZ Para alpine skier Adam Hall placed third in the men’s standing category at this morning’s North America Cup Slalom at California’s Mammoth Mountain. Teammate Corey Peters finished fourth in the men’s sitting category.

NZ Alpine ski racer Alice has finished 10th at the FIS World Cup Giant Slalom in Courchevel, France.

Freeskier Margaux Hackett has achieved the best result among New Zealand athletes at the Air + Style World Cup in Beijing, finishing in fourth place.

The finals of the Air + Style World Cup big air will take place at Shougang Park in Beijing, China tonight with NZ’s Zoi Sadowski-Synnott competing in the women’s snowboard and Margaux Hackett  in women’s freeski.

Zoi Sadowski-Synnott is through to the finals of the Air + Style FIS Snowboard World Cup in Beijing, finishing second in her qualifying heat yesterday (Thursday) afternoon.

Piera Hudson wrapped up a successful Far East Cup campaign in China yesterday with a win in the Giant Slalom. 

 Piera Hudson has finished on the podium for the third day running, this time winning the Far East Cup Giant Slalom and scoring a personal best 15 point result. 

Piera Hudson has claimed two podium placings at Far East Cup Slalom races in Wanlong Ski Resort, China. 

Piera Hudson has claimed a win in the Slalom on day one of the Far East Cup series in Wanlong Ski Resort, China.

Following time off snow to rehab a knee injury, NZ ski racer Alice Robinson was back in the start gates for the Killington Cup Giant Slalom this morning but recorded a DNF on the first run.

Four Freeski athletes have been selected to the New Zealand Team for the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games.

Paralympics New Zealand (PNZ) in partnership with the Attitude Awards have announced Sophie Pascoe and Adam Hall as summer and winter Paralympians of the Decade. 

'The Pathway' playing now on the new Sky Sport Next YouTube Channel.

Alice Robinson has started her 2019/20 season on a high, winning the Audi FIS Alpine World Cup Giant Slalom in Sölden, Austria. This is NZ's first World Cup win since Claudia Riegler in 1997, and the first ever in Giant Slalom.

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