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Olympic Selection Criteria

Snowboarding Olympic Selection Criteria

Best in the World athletes will represent the USA in Sochi. Selection criteria for each team is developed by the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association with input from sport committees and athletes and final approval from the U.S. Olympic Committee. Teams in each sport will be named in January.

Snowboarding Olympic Selection Criteria (Original)
Snowboarding Olympic Selection Criteria (Amended: July 10, 2013)

Snowboarding Olympic Selection Criteria (Amended: January 16, 2014)

 

Criteria for Invitation - Halfpipe/Slopestyle Olympic Selection

Athletes must meet minimum criteria for invitation to participate in Olympic selection events. Following are outlines of criteria for inviation per Article 1.2.2.

Criteria for Invitation (Breckenridge Dew Tour/Copper Grand Prix/Northstar Grand Prix)
Criteria for Invitation (Mammoth Mountain Grand Prix)

2014 Olympic Selection Event Dates and Locations (Selection System Art. 1.2.1)
Halfpipe
Grand Prix #1  - Dec. 12-15, 2013, Breckenridge, CO (HP)

Grand Prix #2 - Dec. 19-22, 2013, Copper Mountain, CO (HP)

Grand Prix # 3 Jan. 9-12, 2014, Breckenridge, CO Canceled

Grand Prix #3 - Jan. 17, 2014  Mammoth Mountain, CA (HP) replaces Breckenridge

Grand Prix #4 & #5 - Jan. 17-19, 2014, Mammoth Mountain, CA (HP/HP)

Slopestyle
Grand Prix #1 - Dec. 12-15, 2013, Breckenridge, CO (SS)

Grand Prix #2 - Dec. 19-22, 2013, Copper Mountain, CO (SS)

Grand Prix #3 - Jan. 9-12, 2014, Breckenridge, CO (SS) canceled

Grand Prix #3 - Jan. 16, 2014 Mammoth Mountain, CA (SS) replaces Breckenridge

Grand Prix #4 & #5 - Jan. 16-18, 2014, Mammoth Mountain, CA (SS/SS)

 

Criteria for Invitation - Snowboardcross Olympic Selection

Athletes must meet minimum criteria for invitation to participate in Olympic selection events. Following are outlines of criteria for inviation per Article 1.2.2.

Criteria for Invitation - Snowboardcross Olympic Selection Events

2014 Snowboardcross Olympic Selection Event Dates and Locations (Selection System Art. 1.2.1)
Dec. 5-6, 2013, Montafon, AUT (SBX)
Dec.  20-21, 2013, Lake Louise, AB (SBX)
Jan. 11-12, 2014, Vallnord-Arcalís, AND (SBX x2)
Jan. 18-19, 2014, Veysonnaz, SUI (SBX)canceled

 

Criteria for Invitation - Alpine Olympic Selection

Athletes must meet minimum criteria for invitation to participate in Olympic selection events. Following are outlines of criteria for inviation per Article 1.2.2.

Criteria for Invitation - Alpine Olympic Selection Events

 

2014 Alpine Olympic Selection Event Dates and Locations (Selection System Art. 1.2.1)
Dec. 14, 2013, Carezza, ITA (Parallel)
Jan. 10, 2014, Jauerling, AUT (Parallel) canceled
Jan. 10-12, 2014, Bad Gastein, AUT (Parallel) replaces Jauerling, AUT
Jan. 18, 2014, Rogla, SLO (Parallel) 

 
 

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