Category: Freeski

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The first competition in the 2019 Snow Sports NZ Slopestyle Series took place at Snowplanet on 1 June. 

2018 will finish on a high note for New Zealand Winter Olympic bronze medallist Nico Porteous who today claimed the first World Cup medal of his career, a silver in the Freeski Halfpipe. 

Blue skies and calm conditions eased the way for a jam-packed schedule of events on day three of the Snow Sports NZ Junior Freestyle Nationals at Cardrona Alpine Resort today.

Day two at the 2018 Snow Sports NZ Junior Freestyle Nationals at Cardrona Alpine Resort saw ski competitors taking on the K2 freeride while snowboarders raced the gravity cross course...

Opening day at the 2018 Snow Sports NZ Junior Freestyle Nationals saw competitors  enjoying the Smith Skier Cross and Salomon Snowboard Freeride at Cardrona Alpine Resort.

NZ's Finn Bilous was one of the standout performers in Big Air World Cup qualifying,  making the cut to finals with a second place finish in his heat. 

Jackson Wells stomped both runs and nailed down a finals spot at the FIS Freeski Big Air World Cup qualifiers today at Winter Games NZ

Five Kiwis landed on the podium at The North Face Frontier 4* Freeride World Qualifier at the Winter Games NZ.

Nico Porteous capped off an epic 2018 season today, claiming the FIS Junior Freeski Halfpipe World Championships 2018 title at his home mountain of Cardrona Alpine Resort.

The Big Bucks Park at Cardrona was the place to be today for high flying action in the FIS Junior Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships 2018 at the Audi quattro Winter Games NZ. 

New Zealand’s top alpine ski racers were back in action today at Queenstown’s Coronet Peak ski area for The Coronet Cup Giant Slalom.  It would prove to be a challenging day’s racing with many top ranked racers failing to finish their two runs.