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New Zealand snowboarder Christy Prior has won the Snowboard Slopestyle World Cup at Snowmass Resort in the USA, with teammate Tiarn Collins also claiming bronze in the men's field.

Christy Prior has earned a bronze medal at the Big Air World Cup in Moenchengladbach, Germany, moving her a step closer to her goal of qualifying for the 2018 Olympic Winter Games.

Snow Sports NZ is delighted to have five nominees for the 54th Halberg Awards - the nation’s pre-eminent event to honour and celebrate sporting achievements by New Zealand teams and athletes in 2016.  

Oslo, Norway (27 February 2016) – New Zealand snowboarder Christy Prior (Kaukapakapa) has won an X Games silver medal in the Big Air.

Bokwang Phoenix Park, Korea (21 February 2016) – Snowboarder Christy Prior (Kaukapakapa) has won bronze in the penultimate slopestyle World Cup of the season which was staged at the Bokwang Phoenix...

Bokwang Phoenix Park, Korea (18 February 2016) - NZ snowboarder Christy Prior was on scintillating form in Slopestyle qualifying at the Olympic Test event Korean World Cup in Phoenix Park. 

LAAX, Switzerland (23 January 2016) - NZ snowboarder Christy Prior (Kaukapakapa) has made a strong comeback from injury finishing second in slopestyle at the 2016 Laax Open in Switzerland this...

Breckenridge, USA (13 December 2014) - New Zealand snowboarder Christy Prior (Kaukapakapa) has landed one of the strongest results of her career so far finishing third in slopestyle at The...

Breckenridge, USA (11 December 2014) - Cardrona NZ Park and Pipe athletes have once again held their own against the best in the world with freeskier Janina Kuzma (Wanaka) and...

Snowboarder Christy Prior has taken out second place at The Mile High by Carlton Dry at Perisher in Australia.

Keystone, USA –(6 April 2014) – New Zealand snowboarder Christy Prior has won the Community Cup Slopestyle event at Keystone resort in the US also picking up awards for best method...

Sochi, Russia- (9 February 2014) – Three New Zealand snowboarders were amongst the 12 riders contesting the semi-final rounds of the women’s snowboard slopestyle at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park in...

Stoneham, Canada (19 January 2014) - New Zealand snowboarder Christy Prior has won the gold medal at the last Olympic qualifying event ahead of the Sochi Games next month.

Breckenridge, Colorado (8 April 2013) - It was a beautiful day in Breckenridge for the first annual ‘Community Cup’, a rider-driven progression focussed women’s snowboard slopestyle event.  As a 5-star World...

Spindleruv-Mlyn, Czech Republic (15 March 2013) - It was one of the more commanding performances from the New Zealand women’s snowboard team in a big field of fifty-six riders from 23...

Lake Wanaka (5 August 2012) - In the first international snowboarding event of the New Zealand domestic season, the Kiwis have dominated.