FIS-Ski.com - Snowboard - Snowboard Freestyle - News RSShttp://www.fis-ski.com/index.htmlLatest FIS newsenFri, 19 Oct 2018 15:43:00 +0100Fri, 19 Oct 2018 15:43:00 +0100News RSS<![CDATA[Modena big air World Cup ramp takes shape with two weeks to go]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=modena-big-air-world-cup-ramp-takes-shape-with-two-weeks.html?cid=rssWith just two weeks to go before the 2018/19 FIS Snowboard World Cup season restarts preparations on the biggest artificial jump ramp ever to built in Italy are nearing the final stages...

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=modena-big-air-world-cup-ramp-takes-shape-with-two-weeks.htmlFri, 19 Oct 2018 15:43:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Chloe Kim becomes first lady to land double cork 1080 in halfpipe]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=chloe-kim-becomes-first-woman-land-double-cork-1080-halfpipe.html?cid=rssAmerican Chloe Kim - PyeongChang 2018 halfpipe gold medalist, five-time winner on the World Cup, and four-time X Games champion - became the first lady to stomp a frontside double cork 1080 in the halfpipe this past weekend in training at Saas Fee (SUI). 

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=chloe-kim-becomes-first-woman-land-double-cork-1080-halfpipe.htmlMon, 15 Oct 2018 13:11:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Snowboard, Freestyle, and Freeski committee concludes meetings in Zurich]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=snowboard-freestyle-and-freeski-committee-concludes-meetings-zurich.html?cid=rssThe annual week of technical committee meetings in Zurich (SUI) wrapped up with the Snowboard, Freestyle, and Freeski 'supercommittee' meeting on Friday.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=snowboard-freestyle-and-freeski-committee-concludes-meetings-zurich.htmlMon, 01 Oct 2018 14:45:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Incredible Cardrona big air opens World Cup season]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=incredible-cardrona-big-air-opens-world-cup-season.html?cid=rssJapan's Reira Iwabuchi and the USA's Chris Corning claimed victories in what was one of the most progressive and impressive big air World Cups of all time, as the 2018/19 FIS Snowboard World Cup season saw it's first competition at the Winter Games NZ in Cardrona. 

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=incredible-cardrona-big-air-opens-world-cup-season.htmlSat, 08 Sep 2018 06:39:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Japan's Miyazawa and Iwabuchi lead the way into season-opening Cardrona big air]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=japan-miyazawa-and-iwabuchi-lead-the-way-into-season-opening-cardrona-big-air.html?cid=rssJapanese contingent looking incredibly strong ahead of the 2018/19 World Cup season-opening big air at the Audi quattro Winter Games NZ in Cardrona, with Yutaro Miyazawa topping the men's qualifiers and Reira Iwabuchi putting down the best score for the ladies.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=japan-miyazawa-and-iwabuchi-lead-the-way-into-season-opening-cardrona-big-air.htmlThu, 06 Sep 2018 09:40:00 +0100
<![CDATA[JWC halfpipe golds go to Ono and Miller ]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=jwc-halfpipe-golds-ono-and-miller.html?cid=rssMitsuki Ono (JPN) and Toby Miller (USA) claimed gold at the Cardrona 2018 FIS Junior Freestyle Ski & Snowboard World Championships halfpipe competition on Tuesday in New Zealand.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=jwc-halfpipe-golds-ono-and-miller.htmlTue, 04 Sep 2018 11:59:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Japan's Murase and Otsuka own Cardrona JWC slopestyle ]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=japan-murase-and-otsuka-own-cardrona-jwc-slopestyle.html?cid=rssAlready winners in the 2018 FIS Junior Snowboard World Championships big air competitions, Kokomo Murase and Takeru Otsuka earned their second gold medals in a week with standout slopestyle performances on Friday. 

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=japan-murase-and-otsuka-own-cardrona-jwc-slopestyle.htmlFri, 31 Aug 2018 10:13:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Murase dominates to earn ladies big air gold for Japan in Cardrona]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=murase-dominates-earn-ladies-big-air-gold-for-japan-cardrona.html?cid=rssKokomo Murase of Japan dominated the ladies' big air competition at the Cardrona 2018 FIS Junior Freestyle Ski & Snowboard World Championships on Wednesday after a lengthy weather delay.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=murase-dominates-earn-ladies-big-air-gold-for-japan-cardrona.htmlWed, 29 Aug 2018 05:17:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Japan's Otsuka takes JWC big air gold]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=japan-otsuka-takes-jwc-big-air-gold.html?cid=rssHeavy-hitting men's big air competition gets things started right at the Cardrona 2018 FIS Junior Freestyle Ski & Snowboard World Championships.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=japan-otsuka-takes-jwc-big-air-gold.htmlSun, 26 Aug 2018 10:52:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Spy Optics FIS NZL Freestyle Open wraps up at Cardrona]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=spy-optics-fis-nzl-freestyle-open-wraps-cardrona.html?cid=rssHalfpipe and slopestyle competitions take place in New Zealand resort ahead of upcoming Junior World Championships.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=spy-optics-fis-nzl-freestyle-open-wraps-cardrona.htmlFri, 17 Aug 2018 00:42:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Modena (ITA) announced as host for November big air World Cup]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=modena-ita-announced-host-for-november-big-air-world-cup.html?cid=rssHeld in conjunction with the 25th anniversary of the Modena Skipass winter sports and tourism trade show, the Modena World Cup will open the Snowboard and Freeski World Cup calendar in the northern hemisphere.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=modena-ita-announced-host-for-november-big-air-world-cup.htmlMon, 23 Jul 2018 17:25:00 +0100
<![CDATA[US Ski and Snowboard team athletes win big at ESPYs]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=ski-and-snowboard-team-athletes-win-big-espys.html?cid=rssUS athletes Chloe Kim, Shaun White, and David Wise took him a combined six awards at the 2018 ESPYs on Wednesday evening.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=ski-and-snowboard-team-athletes-win-big-espys.htmlFri, 20 Jul 2018 07:08:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Dusseldorf big air World Cup cancelled, rescheduled for 2020]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=dusseldorf-big-air-world-cup-cancelled-rescheduled-for-2020.html?cid=rssDue to a scheduling conflict with the recently-promoted Dussledorf Fortuna football team, January's BA World Cup has been rescheduled to the 2019/20 season.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=dusseldorf-big-air-world-cup-cancelled-rescheduled-for-2020.htmlWed, 04 Jul 2018 01:32:00 +0100
<![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