KREISCHBERG, Austria (AP) — Finnish snowboarder Roope Tonteri successfully defended his big air world title, while Switzerland’s Elena Koenz won the inaugural women’s competition on Saturday.
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LACHTAL, Austria (AP) — Austrian snowboarder Claudia Riegler won the parallel giant slalom world championship for her first major title at age 41, while Andrey Sobolev of Russia took the men’s gold on Friday.
ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — One of the best snowboarders in the world was too young to go to the Sochi Olympics a year ago. So teenager Chloe Kim watched the halfpipe competition in the comfort of her living room while eating popcorn with her family.
LACHTAL, Austria (AP) — Italian snowboarder Roland Fischnaller won the parallel slalom world championship title on Thursday, while Ester Ledecka of the Czech Republic took the women’s gold medal.
KREISCHBERG, Austria (AP) — American snowboarder Ryan Stassel won the world slopestyle championship for his first major title, and Miyabi Onitsuka of Japan took gold in the women’s event on Wednesday.