Tazawako is the largest ski resort in Japan's Akita Prefecture, boasting nine lifts that service 15 pistes and an impressive 608 meters of vertical. The 2014/15 season was the first time that Tazawako hosted a FIS Freestyle World Cup event, with moguls and dual moguls competitions both taking to the resorts tough moguls course. With huge crowds on hand and strong performances by Japanese skiers at last years competition making for a hugely successful weekend, we're excited to see what's in store for Tazawako in 2015/16.
A look back at some of the highlights from the 2016/17 FIS Freestyle moguls World Cup season.
Jaelin Kauf took her first career victory while Mikael Kingsbury won his fifth straight in Tazawako on Sunday.
World Cup leaders Britt Cox (AUS) and Mikael Kingsbury both pick up sixth win of season in Japan.
Cox and Kingsbury hold strong leads ahead of second-to-last stop in the 2016/17 moguls World Cup season.
A look ahead at the 2016/17 FIS Freestyle Skiing moguls World Cup season...
A look back at the 2015/16 FIS Freestyle Skiing moguls World Cup season