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Gus Kenworthy locks up U.S. Olympic ski slopestyle spot

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Gus Kenworthy earned the third automatic U.S. men’s Olympic ski slopestyle berth Saturday, leaving the last two world champions to hope for one possible discretionary selection. Kenworthy, 22 and born in London, took second in the fifth and final Olympic selection event in Park City, Utah, scoring a 95-point run. Another American, Joss Christensen, won with 95.6 [more]

Bobby Brown clinches Olympic spot as Alex Schlopy wins ski slopestyle event

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Bobby Brown is going to Sochi. Alex Schlopy moved closer to joining him Friday, while the reigning world champion must wait and hope. Schlopy, the 2011 World Champion, won with a first-run score of 92.20 in the fourth of five Olympic selection events in ski slopestyle at Park City, Utah, on Friday. Brown, the 2010 Winter X Games [more]

Nick Goepper wins Dew Tour ski slopestyle without poles (video)

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No ski poles, no problem. Nick Goepper, an unlikely freeskier from Indiana, won the Dew Tour iON Mountain Championships ski slopestyle to take an early lead in what should be a very competitive race to make the first U.S. Olympic Team in the event. Goepper, the reigning Winter X Games champion, scored 93.00 points in the [more]