FIS-Ski.com - Snowboard - Snowboard Freestyle - News RSShttp://www.fis-ski.com/index.htmlLatest FIS newsenTue, 05 Jun 2018 15:56:00 +0100Tue, 05 Jun 2018 15:56:00 +0100News RSS<![CDATA[Sivertzen back in the game]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=sivertzen-back-the-game.html?cid=rssAbout one year ago, Stian Sivertzen was forced to announce his retirement from competitive snowboarding due to a long illness. Yesterday, the two-time Olympian declared that he will join the Norwegian Snowboard Federation as new snowboard freestyle coach.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=sivertzen-back-the-game.htmlTue, 05 Jun 2018 15:56:00 +0100
<![CDATA[World Championships to Feature 15 Events in Park City]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=world-championships-feature-events-park-city-124739.html?cid=rssA look ahead at the Park City 2019 World Snowboard, Freestyle and Freeski Championships, coming to Utah (USA) this February.

 
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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=world-championships-feature-events-park-city-124739.htmlThu, 31 May 2018 07:07:00 +0100
<![CDATA[2018-19 U.S. Snowboard Team Nominations]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=2018-snowboard-team-nominations.html?cid=rssU.S. Ski & Snowboard has announced the U.S. Snowboard Team halfpipe and slopestyle/big air nominations for the 2018-19 season.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=2018-snowboard-team-nominations.htmlThu, 24 May 2018 12:36:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Key decisions of the Snowboard, Freestyle, and Freeski Committee at 51st FIS Congress]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/cross/news-multimedia/news/article=key-decisions-the-snowboard-freestyle-and-freeski-committee-51st-fis-congress.html?cid=rssA look at some of the key decisions reached by the FIS Snowboard, Freestyle, and Freeski Committee at the 2018 FIS Congress in Costa Navarino (GRA).

 
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/snowboard/cross/news-multimedia/news/article=key-decisions-the-snowboard-freestyle-and-freeski-committee-51st-fis-congress.htmlSat, 19 May 2018 05:40:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Bakuriani (GEO) to host the FIS Freestyle Ski & Snowboard World Championships 2023]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/freestyle-skiing/halfpipe-slopestyle/news-multimedia/news/article=bakuriani-geo-host-the-fis-freestyle-ski-snowboard-world-championships-2023.html?cid=rss/freestyle-skiing/halfpipe-slopestyle/news-multimedia/news/article=bakuriani-geo-host-the-fis-freestyle-ski-snowboard-world-championships-2023.htmlThu, 17 May 2018 20:54:00 +0100<![CDATA[Nicoll waves good-bye]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=nicoll-waves-good-bye.html?cid=rssWhile the most teams are already have been starting their preparations for next winter, one long-time member of the World Cup circuit has meanwhile announced her career's end: after some 20 years of doing what she loved the most on a competitive level, Mercedes Nicoll (CAN) has called it a day.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=nicoll-waves-good-bye.htmlWed, 16 May 2018 10:11:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Winter Games NZ are gearing up for next season]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=winter-games-are-gearing-for-next-season.html?cid=rssWhile the Northern Hemisphere's winter season is coming to an end with the last chances for some spring shredding here and there, the Southern Hemisphere is already preparing for one of the world's top five international winter sports events.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=winter-games-are-gearing-for-next-season.htmlTue, 15 May 2018 11:57:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Elena Koenz ends career]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=elena-koenz-ends-career.html?cid=rssSwiss Snowboard hans announced the retirement of Elena Koenz.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=elena-koenz-ends-career.htmlTue, 01 May 2018 09:45:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Derungs and Laesser Swiss Big Air Champions]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=derungs-and-laesser-swiss-big-air-champions.html?cid=rssIsabel Derungs and Martin Laesser have wrapped up a long 2017-18 winter in style taking home the Swiss big air crown at Corvatsch where the season's final Europa Cup event had also served as the Swiss nationals.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=derungs-and-laesser-swiss-big-air-champions.htmlTue, 24 Apr 2018 13:29:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Burri and Sutter wrap up season with slopestyle Europa Cup title]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=burri-and-sutter-wrap-season-with-slopestyle-europa-cup-title.html?cid=rssAriane Burri and Gian Andrea Sutter are the 2018 slopestyle Europa Cup title winners.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=burri-and-sutter-wrap-season-with-slopestyle-europa-cup-title.htmlFri, 20 Apr 2018 09:19:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Derungs and Thoenen Swiss slopestyle champions]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=derungs-and-thoenen-swiss-slopestyle-champions.html?cid=rssThe season ain't over yet. While the final Europa Cup slopestyle and big air competitions are currently staged in Corvatsch, the hosting nation is capitalising on the good conditions on the glacier close to Silvaplana holding their Swiss nationals during the last stop of the series.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=derungs-and-thoenen-swiss-slopestyle-champions.htmlWed, 18 Apr 2018 16:40:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Marino and Parrot take win at Big Air World Cup finals]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=marino-and-parrot-take-win-big-air-world-cup-finals.html?cid=rssJulia Marino (USA) and Max Parrot (CAN) have triumphed in the 2017-18 FIS Snowboard World Cup season's final event. The US rider and the home town favourite took home the win in the big air event of the famous Jamboree festival staged right between two highways in downtown Quebec City.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=marino-and-parrot-take-win-big-air-world-cup-finals.htmlSun, 25 Mar 2018 09:53:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Long season to come to an end in Quebec]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=long-season-come-end-quebec.html?cid=rssQuebec City is set to host the 2017-18 FIS Snowboard World Cup's final event. From 23 to 24 March, the season's ultimate big air competition is part of the famous Jamboree festival.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=long-season-come-end-quebec.htmlWed, 21 Mar 2018 12:42:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Chris Corning takes the win as well as the crystal globe at the season’s grand finale in Seiser Alm]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=chris-corning-takes-the-win-well-the-crystal-globe-the-season-grand-finale-seiser-alm.html?cid=rss/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=chris-corning-takes-the-win-well-the-crystal-globe-the-season-grand-finale-seiser-alm.htmlSat, 17 Mar 2018 17:02:00 +0000<![CDATA[Sofya Fedorova earns first win at Seiser Alm and claims the slopestyle World Cup title]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=sofya-fedorova-earns-first-win-seiser-alm-and-claims-the-slopestyle-world-cup-title.html?cid=rssThe season's ultimate ladies' slopestyle competition of the FIS Snowboard World cup tour has concluded with an historical win at Seiser Alm, Italy today.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=sofya-fedorova-earns-first-win-seiser-alm-and-claims-the-slopestyle-world-cup-title.htmlFri, 16 Mar 2018 11:16:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Bad visibility forces programme changes in Seiser Alm]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=bad-visibility-forces-programme-changes-seiser-alm.html?cid=rssSilje Norendal (NOR) stormed through tough conditions to lead the way in the ladies' semi-finals held in the Italy's best snowpark in Seiser Alm, while men's qualifications has been pushed to Friday afternoon.]]>/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=bad-visibility-forces-programme-changes-seiser-alm.htmlThu, 15 Mar 2018 22:57:00 +0000<![CDATA[Seiser Alm set to host final stop of the slopestyle World Cup tour]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=seiser-alm-set-host-final-stop-the-slopestyle-world-cup-tour.html?cid=rssThe FIS Snowboard Slopestyle World Cup will conclude this coming weekend with the circuit's final stop staged at Seiser Alm, Italy.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=seiser-alm-set-host-final-stop-the-slopestyle-world-cup-tour.htmlTue, 13 Mar 2018 15:23:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Season's over for Schaerer]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=season-over-for-schaerer.html?cid=rssAnother shoulder injury sidelines Swiss Michael Schaerer from action again.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=season-over-for-schaerer.htmlFri, 02 Mar 2018 13:34:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Impressive big air structure takes shape in Quebec City]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=impressive-big-air-structure-takes-shape-quebec-city.html?cid=rssThe 2017-18 FIS Snowboard World Cup season will wrap up things with a bang as the circuit returns to downtown Quebec City for its big air finals staged at the famous Jamboree presented by Vidéotron.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=impressive-big-air-structure-takes-shape-quebec-city.htmlFri, 02 Mar 2018 13:10:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Sebastien Toutant wins inaugural Olympic big air]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=sebastien-toutant-wins-inaugural-olympic-big-air.html?cid=rssSebastien Toutant has come out victorious of a nerve-wrecking big air show at the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games becoming the first ever male Olympic big air champion.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=sebastien-toutant-wins-inaugural-olympic-big-air.htmlSat, 24 Feb 2018 08:54:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Anna Gasser first ever Olympic big air champion]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=anna-gasser-first-ever-olympic-big-air-champion.html?cid=rssWith the qualifiers having held a lot of promise three days ago, the best twelve riders of the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games were able to keep the momentum in today's finals staged in the Alpensia Ski Jumping Stadium putting on another great show which peaked with the final jump of the competition.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=anna-gasser-first-ever-olympic-big-air-champion.htmlThu, 22 Feb 2018 10:51:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Garcia Knight and Parrot top big air qualifiers]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=garcia-knight-and-parrot-top-big-air-qualifiers.html?cid=rssWhen triples ain't enough – today's qualifiers for the inaugural Olympic big air event staged in the Alpensia Ski Jumping Stadium at the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games was an incredible show and a perfect display of how men's snowboarding has progressed in the recent years.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=garcia-knight-and-parrot-top-big-air-qualifiers.htmlWed, 21 Feb 2018 10:39:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Women pull of a show in big air qualifiers]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=women-pull-show-big-air-qualifiers.html?cid=rssWith a perfectly shaped big air kicker which allowed for some smooth air time and a blue bird sky making for the perfect setting for the long awaited Olympic debut of big air snowboard, the women turned in a high class qualifier which showcased the current state of the art of women's snowboarding at its best.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=women-pull-show-big-air-qualifiers.htmlMon, 19 Feb 2018 14:18:00 +0000
<![CDATA[PyeongChang 2018 OWG preview: big air]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=pyeongchang-2018-owg-preview-big-air.html?cid=rss19 February 2018 will mark an historic date for snowboarding as big air will celebrate it's Olympic debut at the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games. And the latest snowboard add-on to the Olympic programme is set to deliver a superb show.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=pyeongchang-2018-owg-preview-big-air.htmlSat, 17 Feb 2018 13:25:00 +0000
<![CDATA[The king is back: Shaun White earns historic third Olympic Gold]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=the-king-back-shaun-white-earns-historic-third-olympic-gold.html?cid=rssTwelve years after winning his first Olympic title, Shaun White has secured his third Olympic Gold in today's men's halfpipe final of the PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games which turned out to the expected epic and arguably best snowboard show to date which also saw Ayumu Hirano (JPN) and Scotty James (AUS) walk away with Silver and Bronze, respectively. 

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=the-king-back-shaun-white-earns-historic-third-olympic-gold.htmlWed, 14 Feb 2018 09:32:00 +0000
<![CDATA[The battle for the men's halfpipe crown is underway]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=the-battle-for-the-men-halfpipe-crown-underway.html?cid=rssThe fourth day of the 2018 PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games not only featured the third snowboard medal decision (women's halfpipe) but also the qualifiers for the men's halfpipe finals taking place on 14 February at 10:30 LOC (2:30 CET).

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=the-battle-for-the-men-halfpipe-crown-underway.htmlTue, 13 Feb 2018 13:10:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Chloe Kim reigns in Olympic halfpipe]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=chloe-kim-reigns-olympic-halfpipe.html?cid=rssOnly 17 years of age, Chloe Kim has jumped on the halfpipe throne in a stunning women's halfpipe final of the 2018 PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games with Jiayu Liu (CHN) and Arielle Gold (USA) taking the respective second and third rank.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=chloe-kim-reigns-olympic-halfpipe.htmlTue, 13 Feb 2018 08:48:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Chloe Kim dominates halfpipe qualifiers]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=chloe-kim-dominates-halfpipe-qualifiers.html?cid=rssShe had been entering the PyeongChang 2018 halfpipe event as odds-on favourite for a shot on the podium. But after her today's performance in the two run, best one count qualifiers, the question is: can anyone beat Chloe Kim.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=chloe-kim-dominates-halfpipe-qualifiers.htmlMon, 12 Feb 2018 16:55:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Anderson does it again]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=anderson-does-again.html?cid=rssJamie Anderson has successfully kept hold to her Olympic slopestyle title. Being one of the odds-on favourites for a medal in the second snowboard final of the 2018 PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games, the 27-year-old lived up to the expectations.  

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=anderson-does-again.htmlMon, 12 Feb 2018 11:13:00 +0000
<![CDATA[PyeongChang 2018 OWG preview: Halfpipe]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=pyeongchang-2018-owg-preview-halfpipe-118440.html?cid=rssThe halfpipe competitions will bring the third and fourth snowboard medal decisions of the 2018 PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games taking place on 13 and 14 February.  

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=pyeongchang-2018-owg-preview-halfpipe-118440.htmlSun, 11 Feb 2018 16:09:00 +0000