Elite level snowboardcross and skicross event tour.
U.S. Snowboarding has announced its nominations for the 2016-17 season. Nominations include those active athletes who qualified based on published selection criteria in the prior season.
With the contest season wrapped, Ben Ferguson took off for British Columbia to surf deep pow with his brothers Gabe (also a U.S. Snowboarding athlete) and Zach, coach James Jackson and park builder Pat Malendoski.
Chris Klug – pro snowboarder, Olympic medalist, liver transplant survivor and philanthropist – will be inducted into the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame this weekend in Aspen, CO.
USSA has developed a strategic partnership with top sports advertising agency Adore Creative to produce branding spots for both the U.S. Ski Team and U.S. Grand Prix.
Billy Winters (Steamboat Springs, CO) continued his FIS Junior World Championships success with a seventh-place finish in parallel slalom on Sunday.
he U.S. scored one of its best-ever finish in parallel giant slalom at the FIS Junior World Championships when Billy Winters (Steamboat Springs, CO) placed sixth on Saturday.
Chris Corning claimed his second title at the 2016 FIS Junior World Championships with a big air victory, after also winning slopestyle title on Tuesday.
The American slopestyle snowboarders had an excellent showing at the 2016 Junior World Championships on Tuesday.
U.S. Snowboarding has named 27 young, talented athletes to the 2016 U.S. Junior World Championships Team, which kick off March 29 in Sieser Alm, Italy.
Lindsey Jacobellis and Alex Deibold posted the top U.S. results in the final snowboard cross FIS World Cup of the season Sunday.
Chris Corning finished second in the final snowboard FIS World Cup slopestyle event of the season Sunday and secured the overall World Cup Slopestyle title.
With two victories this season, Nora Healey won the overall slopestyle Revolution Tour title. Dylan Thomas grabs the men’s overall.
It was an American sweep at the World Snowboard Federation’s Corona World Championships of Snowboarding slopestyle event, where Brandon Davis took the title for the men and Jamie Anderson won her second title of the week.
Jamie Anderson (South Lake Tahoe, VT) won the TTR Pro Snowboarding/WSF World Snowboard Federation’s World Championships of Snowboarding big air title in Yabuli, China on Sunday.
Hole Shot Tour
The Hole Shot Cross Tour is a competition designed to bridge the gap between grassroots and world cup level for Snowboardcross and Skicross. The event also brings together athletes across the country to identify the top juniors in the country. Athletes 15 (SBX)/ 16 (SX) and older compete together in an open-class style event. The top juniors will be named to U.S. Snowboarding’s and U.S. Freeskiing Project Gold, a group of the top development athletes in the country who will train together in the summer and are invited to other select projects. Athletes also qualify for Junior World Championships and World Cup events from the Hole Shot Tour. Athletes must have a current National USSA license and FIS license prior to registering.
**Squaw Valley has been canceled** Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like a refund. Otherwise, your registration will be rolled over to the replacement event.
***Squaw replacement will be made up with one extra race at Ski Copper and one extra race at Sugarloaf. Please see race details below.****
2016 Hole Shot Event Schedule:
April 3 - Copper, CO - NorAm Finals/USASA Open Class (SBX)
April 10 - Copper, CO - NorAm Finals/ USASA Open Class (SX)
2016 Revolution Tour Event schedule: