FIS-Ski.com - sport_SBFS - News RSShttp://www.fis-ski.com/index.htmlLatest FIS newsenSun, 19 Mar 2017 23:55:00 +0000Sun, 19 Mar 2017 23:55:00 +0000News RSS<![CDATA[Tess Ledeux and Mcrae Williams claim Sierra Nevada slopestyle gold ]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/freestyle-skiing/halfpipe-slopestyle/news-multimedia/news/article=tess-ledeux-and-mcrae-williams-claim-sierra-nevada-slopestyle-gold.html?cid=rss/freestyle-skiing/halfpipe-slopestyle/news-multimedia/news/article=tess-ledeux-and-mcrae-williams-claim-sierra-nevada-slopestyle-gold.htmlSun, 19 Mar 2017 23:55:00 +0000<![CDATA[Onozuka and Blunck claim halfpipe world championship golds]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/freestyle-skiing/halfpipe-slopestyle/news-multimedia/news/article=onozuka-and-blunck-claim-halfpipe-world-championship-golds.html?cid=rssJapan's Ayana Onozuka and the USA's Aaron Blunck rose above all challengers in the Sierra Nevada 2017 halfpipe world championships.

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<![CDATA[Double ski cross gold for Sweden in Sierra Nevada]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/freestyle-skiing/ski-cross/news-multimedia/news/article=double-ski-cross-gold-for-sweden-sierra-nevada.html?cid=rssSandra Naeslund and Victor Oehling Norberg cap 2016/17 season in incredible fashion for Sweden.

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/freestyle-skiing/ski-cross/news-multimedia/news/article=double-ski-cross-gold-for-sweden-sierra-nevada.htmlSat, 18 Mar 2017 18:04:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Slopestyle competition looks to close out Sierra Nevada 2017 with a bang]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/freestyle-skiing/halfpipe-slopestyle/news-multimedia/news/article=slopestyle-competition-looks-close-out-sierra-nevada-2017-with-bang.html?cid=rssSaturday qualifications and Sunday finals for the ultimate event of the SN2017 World Championships.

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/freestyle-skiing/halfpipe-slopestyle/news-multimedia/news/article=slopestyle-competition-looks-close-out-sierra-nevada-2017-with-bang.htmlFri, 17 Mar 2017 22:57:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Gasser and Sandbech claim world champs Gold in stunning big air show]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=gasser-and-sandbech-claim-world-champs-gold-stunning-big-air-show.html?cid=rss Anna Gasser (AUT) and Staale Sandbech (NOR) have crowned themselves new big air world champions at the Sierra Nevada 2017 Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships in a thrilling final of the major event's last snowboard competition which saw both Gold medallists landing tricks they have never sticked in a contest before.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=gasser-and-sandbech-claim-world-champs-gold-stunning-big-air-show.htmlFri, 17 Mar 2017 22:14:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Ski cross set for big day of competition on Saturday at SN2017]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/freestyle-skiing/ski-cross/news-multimedia/news/article=sn2017-ski-cross-set-for-big-day-competition-saturday.html?cid=rssMarielle Thompson and Jean Fred Chapuis enter weekend as favourites, but anything can happen on race day.

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/freestyle-skiing/ski-cross/news-multimedia/news/article=sn2017-ski-cross-set-for-big-day-competition-saturday.htmlThu, 16 Mar 2017 21:28:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Ledecka and Prommegger prevail in world champs parallel giant slalom]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/alpine-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=ledecka-and-prommegger-prevail-world-champs-parallel-giant-slalom.html?cid=rss After scoring Silver and Gold, in yesterday's parallel slalom event, respectively, Ester Ledecka (CZE) and Andreas Prommegger (AUT) came out victorious in today's parallel giant slalom race of the Sierra Nevada 2017 Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships.

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/snowboard/alpine-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=ledecka-and-prommegger-prevail-world-champs-parallel-giant-slalom.htmlThu, 16 Mar 2017 18:49:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Ulbing and Prommegger celebrate Austrian double victory in PSL]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/alpine-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=ulbing-and-prommegger-celebrate-austrian-double-victory-psl.html?cid=rss Austria's very own Daniela Ulbing and Andreas Prommegger have done their home country proud winning the parallel slalom event of the Sierra Nevada 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships today.

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/snowboard/alpine-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=ulbing-and-prommegger-celebrate-austrian-double-victory-psl.htmlWed, 15 Mar 2017 20:40:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Koenz and Tonteri descend on Spain to defend big air title]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=koenz-and-tonteri-descend-spain-defend-big-air-title.html?cid=rssA big, deep and strong field will be lining up in the biggest resort of the Iberian peninsula to go for Gold, Silver and Bronze in the big air contest of the Sierra Nevada 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships the next couple of days.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=koenz-and-tonteri-descend-spain-defend-big-air-title.htmlWed, 15 Mar 2017 10:41:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Halfpipe set to kick freestyle ski competition back into gear at SN2017]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/freestyle-skiing/halfpipe-slopestyle/news-multimedia/news/article=halfpipe-set-kick-freestyle-ski-competition-back-into-gear-sn2017.html?cid=rssUSA and French squads looking strongest ahead of Thursday's qualifications.

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/freestyle-skiing/halfpipe-slopestyle/news-multimedia/news/article=halfpipe-set-kick-freestyle-ski-competition-back-into-gear-sn2017.htmlTue, 14 Mar 2017 18:24:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Podladtchikov's season comes to an early end]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=podladtchikov-season-comes-early-end.html?cid=rss2014 Olympic halfpipe champion Iouri Podladtchikov, who had just earned snowboard halfpipe Silver at the Sierra Nevada 2017 Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships has suffered a severe injury in his right knee.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=podladtchikov-season-comes-early-end.htmlTue, 14 Mar 2017 15:53:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Snowstorm whirls world champs programme around]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/alpine-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=snowstorm-whirls-world-champs-programme-around.html?cid=rssA heavy snow storm has caused some postponements and re-scheduling of the alpine snowboard events of the Sierra Nevada 2017 Freestyle Ski & Snowboard World Championships.

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/snowboard/alpine-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=snowstorm-whirls-world-champs-programme-around.htmlTue, 14 Mar 2017 14:55:00 +0000
<![CDATA[The Nate Holland Talk Show]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/cross/news-multimedia/news/article=the-nate-holland-talk-show.html?cid=rssThe man himself Nate Holland explores his talent as a host of a show interviewing his team partners Nick Baumgartner and Hagen Kearney after they got crowned first ever Team SBX world champion at Sierra Nevada 2017. 

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/snowboard/cross/news-multimedia/news/article=the-nate-holland-talk-show.htmlTue, 14 Mar 2017 14:04:00 +0000
<![CDATA[SN2017 so far: Highlights of the 2017 Snowboard World Championships]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=sn2017-far-highlights-the-2017-snowboard-world-championships.html?cid=rssAfter Monday’s team snowboard cross event we’ve now passed the halfway point of the Sierra Nevada 2017 Freestyle Ski & Snowboard World Championships, and over the course of four medal competitions so far - slopestyle, halfpipe, snowboard cross, and sbx team - there have been several remarkable moments, and here we take the opportunity to look back at the best so far.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=sn2017-far-highlights-the-2017-snowboard-world-championships.htmlMon, 13 Mar 2017 19:04:00 +0000
<![CDATA[France and USA take first ever Team SBX Gold]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/cross/news-multimedia/news/article=france-and-usa-take-first-ever-team-sbx-gold.html?cid=rssHistory was written in Spain today as French riders Nelly Moenne Loccoz and Chloe Trespeuch as well as US team members Hagen Kearney and Nick Baumgartner were crowned the first ever Team SBX World Champions at the Sierra Nevada 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships. 

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/snowboard/cross/news-multimedia/news/article=france-and-usa-take-first-ever-team-sbx-gold.htmlMon, 13 Mar 2017 18:15:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Raceboarders ready to hit the world champ gates]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/alpine-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=raceboarders-ready-hit-the-world-champ-gates.html?cid=rssThe alpine snowboarders are the last group of athletes who will join the action at the Sierra Nevada 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships.

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/snowboard/alpine-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=raceboarders-ready-hit-the-world-champ-gates.htmlMon, 13 Mar 2017 08:44:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Jacobellis and Vaultier crowned SBX World Champions]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/cross/news-multimedia/news/article=jacobellis-and-vaultier-crowned-sbx-world-champions.html?cid=rssLindsey Jacobellis (USA) and Pierre Vaultier (FRA) have triumphed in the snowboard cross event of the Sierra Nevada 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships. 

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/snowboard/cross/news-multimedia/news/article=jacobellis-and-vaultier-crowned-sbx-world-champions.htmlSun, 12 Mar 2017 18:29:00 +0000
<![CDATA[SN2017 so far: Highlights of the 2017 Freestyle Ski world championships]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/freestyle-skiing/moguls-aerials/news-multimedia/news/article=sn2017-far-highlights-the-2017-freestyle-ski-world-championships.html?cid=rssAt the halfway point of the Sierra Nevada 2017 world championships, a look back at some of the most memorable moments so far... 

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/freestyle-skiing/moguls-aerials/news-multimedia/news/article=sn2017-far-highlights-the-2017-freestyle-ski-world-championships.htmlSun, 12 Mar 2017 16:49:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Defending champions keep hold to their titles]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=defending-champions-keep-hold-their-titles.html?cid=rss Xuetong Cai (CHN) and Scotty James (AUS) have successfully defended their halfpipe world championships title at the Sierra Nevada 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships under the lights in the early Spanish night.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=defending-champions-keep-hold-their-titles.htmlSat, 11 Mar 2017 23:13:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Blouin and Smits win slopestyle Gold at world champs]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=blouin-and-smits-win-slopestyle-gold-world-champs.html?cid=rss Laurie Blouin (CAN) and Seppe Smits (BEL) have claimed the first snowboard titles of the Sierra Nevada 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships coming out successful of the slopestyle finals this afternoon.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=blouin-and-smits-win-slopestyle-gold-world-champs.htmlSat, 11 Mar 2017 17:23:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Caldwell and Lillis sweep Sierra Nevada aerials golds for USA]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/freestyle-skiing/moguls-aerials/news-multimedia/news/article=caldwell-and-lillis-sweep-sierra-nevada-aerials-golds-for-usa.html?cid=rssThe USA's Ashley Caldwell and Jonathon Lillis share aerials gold medal glory.

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/freestyle-skiing/moguls-aerials/news-multimedia/news/article=caldwell-and-lillis-sweep-sierra-nevada-aerials-golds-for-usa.htmlFri, 10 Mar 2017 23:32:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Olympic champions post best times]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/cross/news-multimedia/news/article=olympic-champions-post-best-times.html?cid=rss2014 Olympic Winter Games gold medallists Eva Samkova (CZE) and Pierre Vaultier (FRA) are looking strong and confident to earn their career's first SBX world championships medals at the Sierra Nevada 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski & Snowboard World Championships.

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/snowboard/cross/news-multimedia/news/article=olympic-champions-post-best-times.htmlFri, 10 Mar 2017 19:24:00 +0000
<![CDATA[World champs lead the way after halfpipe qualifiers]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=world-champs-lead-the-way-after-halfpipe-qualifiers.html?cid=rssReigning world champions Xuetong Cai (CHN) and Scotty James (AUS) have notched the biggest scores in today's qualifiers for the Sierra Nevada 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski & Snowboard World Championships snowboard halfpipe event.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=world-champs-lead-the-way-after-halfpipe-qualifiers.htmlFri, 10 Mar 2017 18:16:00 +0000
<![CDATA[USA, Australia, and China looking strong for aerials world championship]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/freestyle-skiing/moguls-aerials/news-multimedia/news/article=usa-australia-and-china-looking-strong-for-aerials-world-championship.html?cid=rssAshley Caldwell and Mac Bohonnon top qualifications, but Australian and Chinese teams will be strong on Friday night.

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/freestyle-skiing/moguls-aerials/news-multimedia/news/article=usa-australia-and-china-looking-strong-for-aerials-world-championship.htmlThu, 09 Mar 2017 22:59:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Two-time world champion Chumpy Pullin: You will see pretty good battles]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/cross/news-multimedia/news/article=two-time-world-champion-chumpy-pullin-you-will-see-pretty-good-battles.html?cid=rssOn the eve of the snowboard cross qualifiers we sat together with two-time world champion Alex Pullin (AUS) to find out what we can expect from the boarder cross race at the Sierra Nevada 2017 Freestyle Ski & Snowboard World Championships.  

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/snowboard/cross/news-multimedia/news/article=two-time-world-champion-chumpy-pullin-you-will-see-pretty-good-battles.htmlThu, 09 Mar 2017 21:40:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Onitsuka and Garcia Knight top slopestyle qualifiers]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=onitsuka-and-garcia-knight-top-slopestyle-qualifiers.html?cid=rssAfter the freestyle skiers already had their first medal event in the books at the 2nd ever combined world champs, things were finally kicking off for the snowboarders, too, at the Sierra Nevada 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski & Snowboard World Championships.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=onitsuka-and-garcia-knight-top-slopestyle-qualifiers.htmlThu, 09 Mar 2017 18:45:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Laffont and Horishima win golds in dual moguls shocker]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/freestyle-skiing/moguls-aerials/news-multimedia/news/article=laffont-and-horishima-win-golds-dual-moguls-shocker.html?cid=rssPerrine Laffont and Ikuma Horishima take dual moguls golds in endlessly entertaining SN2017 competition.

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/freestyle-skiing/moguls-aerials/news-multimedia/news/article=laffont-and-horishima-win-golds-dual-moguls-shocker.htmlThu, 09 Mar 2017 17:58:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Moguls competition starts SN2017 on a high]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/freestyle-skiing/moguls-aerials/news-multimedia/news/article=moguls-competition-starts-sn2017-high.html?cid=rssBritt Cox (AUS) and Ikuma Horishima (JPN) score first golds of SN2017 in hard-charging moguls event.

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/freestyle-skiing/moguls-aerials/news-multimedia/news/article=moguls-competition-starts-sn2017-high.htmlWed, 08 Mar 2017 18:47:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Sierra Nevada 2017 set to fly with moguls opener ]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/freestyle-skiing/moguls-aerials/news-multimedia/news/article=sierra-nevada-2017-set-fly-with-moguls-opener.html?cid=rssSingle moguls on Wednesday and dual moguls on Thursday first up for Sierra Nevada 2017 Freestyle Ski & Snowboard World Championships medal events.

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/freestyle-skiing/moguls-aerials/news-multimedia/news/article=sierra-nevada-2017-set-fly-with-moguls-opener.htmlTue, 07 Mar 2017 21:25:00 +0000
<![CDATA[World snowboard champs kick off in style]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=world-snowboard-champs-kick-off-style.html?cid=rssWhile the freestyle skiers have already left their first marks in Sierra Nevada, it's finally time for the snowboarders to take over centre stage with the slopestyle qualifiers being the first event of the 12th FIS Snowboard World Championships on Thursday, March 9.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=world-snowboard-champs-kick-off-style.htmlTue, 07 Mar 2017 21:05:00 +0000