Dimi de Jong and Nathan Johnstone lead their HP heats

22 February 2012 17:31
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Dimi de Jong (NED) and Nathan Johnstone (AUS) are leading the pack of six male halfpipe riders who have directly qualified for tomorrow's halfpipe finals.

Besides the Dutch young gun and the reigning World Champion, World Cup leader Janne Korpi (FIN), Zachary Black (USA) as well as Japanese rippers Kosuke Hosokawa and Masakaze Yoshida qualified as one of the top-3 of both heats.

Tomorrow's semi finals will feature the likes of Justine Lamoureux (CAN), Joseph Mensch (USA), Segrey Tarasov (RUS), Yiwei Zhang (CHN), Brad Martin (CAN), Ruben Verges (ESP), Auyumu Nedefuji (JPN), Tim-Kevin Ravnjak (SLO), Aluan Ricciardi (FRA), Taku Hiraoka (JPN), Scott James (AUS) and Ilkka-Eemeli Laari (FIN).

Semi finals supposed to start tomorrow at 11 AM In order to fill out the six remaining spots for the finals scheduled for 1 PM.

Check out the result list as well as the start list for the semi finals: