Janks was recently down under in New Zealand, coaching riders at Winter Games NZ. While there, Queenstown.com asked him five questions asking him five questions about his leadership skills, grassroots development and more.
Joss Christensen (Park City, UT) grabbed a podium at the slopestyle, nailing a bronze.
Five Americans made the cut in the Winter Games NZ slopestyle—Devin Logan (West Dover, VT), Keri Herman (Breckenridge, CO), Noah Wallace (Spokane, WA), Joss Christensen (Park City, UT) and Bobby Brown (Breckenridge, CO).
Devin Logan soared to a win in the opening FIS World Cup halfpipe of the season in Cardrona.
Four Americans qualified for the halfpipe finals. Devin Logan (West Dover, VT) took first, as the only American woman to qualify. Among the men, Lyman Currier (Boulder, CO), Aaron Blunck (Crested Butte, CO) and Broby Leeds (Vail, CO) qualified.
B-Teamer Ryan Cochran-Siegle might have taken last season off for injury recovery, but plans on coming back strong for 2015-16. See what a typical off-season day looks like for him.
the International Olympic Committee has selected Beijing, China as the host city for the 2022 Olympic Winter Games.
U.S. Freeskiing slopestyle coach Skogen Sprang has been named USOC's 2014 National Coach of the Year.
VIDEO: Kenworthy - 3rd Place
My second run was going really well, but I just fell on the last jump,” said Kenworthy. “That was definitely my best run if I would have landed it. My third run, I scaled it back a bit to make sure I landed, and ended up in third.
VIDEO: Williams - 2nd Place
McRae Williams (Park City, UT), finished second at the Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix. Williams progressed with his runs, scoring a 70 on his first run before landing one of the best jump runs of the day in his third run to score a 90.
VIDEO: Christensen Wins Grand Prix
In a clutch performance on his third and final run, hometown hero Joss Christensen (Park City, UT) led a men’s U.S. podium sweep at the Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix.
VIDEO: Micinski Wins Sierra Nevada
USSA TEAM Academy athlete and rookie team member Alexi Micinski (Meridian, ID) took her first career victory at the World Cup slopestyle final on Saturday.
VIDEO: Currier Wins Sierra Nevada
U.S. Freeskiing rookie team member Lyman Currier (Boulder, CO) also took his career first victory in the FIS World Cup men's final in Sierra Nevada, coming off an ACL injury.
VIDEO: Wise Wins Worlds Halfpipe
David Wise (Reno, NV) laid down a stellar first run to win the FIS Freestyle World Ski Championships halfpipe in Oslo, Norway by 0.6 points over U.S. Freeskiing teammate Torin Yater-Wallace.
VIDEO: Yater-Wallace 2nd in Worlds
Torin Yater-Wallace landed a solid first run in the FIS Freestyle World Ski Championships ski pipe to finish 2nd, just 0.6 points behind U.S. Freeskiing teammate David Wise.
VIDEO: Wallisch at the COE
Skiing legend Tom Wallisch shows us the unique way he uses the U.S. Freeskiing training center in Park City to prepare for competition.
VIDEO: Park City Grand Prix
Preview of the 2013 Sprint Grand Prix at Park City.
VIDEO: Herman Wins Copper Slope
Keri Herman (Breckenridge, CO) clinched her second straight FIS World Cup slopestyle win of the season in the Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix at Copper Mountain.
VIDEO: Bobby Brown 4th in Copper
Bobby Brown finishes 4th in the Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix slopestyle at Copper Mountain with a score of 89.4.
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