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  1. Olympic Gold Medalist Kaitlyn Farrington Gets Key To Sun ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KMVT Twin Falls

    Tonight at the City of Sun Valley's city council meeting, Olympic half-pipe gold medalist, Kaitlyn Farrington, was given a key to the city. At the meeting, Farrington voiced her gratitude for all of the local support she's received since announcing her retirement from competition.

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  2. Looks like a big field for today's slopestyle finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Vail Daily News

    A Burton U.S. Open competitor flies over the first jump on the slopestyle course on Thursday during a practice round. The jump, dubbed the "Mini" Feature," contains a unique set-up with optional quarterpipe transitions on the sides of a traditional slopestyle jump.

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  3. Ben Ferguson, Chloe Kim top halfpipe semis at Burton U.S. OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | The Summit Daily News

    Chloe Kim reaches for a grab high above the Vail Mountain Golden Peak halfpipe during Thursday's Burton U.S. Open qualifiers. The 14-year-old snowboarding phenom who recently became the X Games youngest gold medal winner took the top spot in the opening round of competition advancing to Saturday's finals.

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  4. SMS news: Barrett qualifies for Snowboard Junior World ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Manchester Journal

    YUBALI, CHINA >> Stratton Mountain School junior Madison Barrett, West Chesterfield, N.H., has qualified to compete in snowboarding Junior World Championships in Yubali, China March 8-13. Only the top four Halfpipe female riders in the country qualify to compete at Junior Worlds.

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  5. Brothers discuss Burton U.S. Open halfpipeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vail Daily News

    His younger brother, 15-year-old Gabe Ferguson, is now a force to be reckoned with in halfpipe snowboarding after making his Burton U.S. Open debut at the event's first appearance in Vail in 2013. A Ferguson or two is always making finals in one top-level halfpipe comp or another on the pro circuit.

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  6. Anderson tops slopestyle semifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vail Daily News

    Cheryl Maas of the Netherlands flies off a jump during the Burton US Open woman's slopestyle semi-finals in Vail on Wednesday. Maas qualified in second place with a score of 76.8. A Burton US Open official stands atop a jump on the slopestyle course Wednesday during a weather delay.

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  7. Lauren Hill gets Upper Deck card, conference honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cincinnati.com

    Lauren Hill gets Upper Deck card, conference honors MSJ freshman basketball player Lauren Hill has her own Upper Deck rookie card. Check out this story on cincinnati.com: http://cin.ci/1BIHa4t Lauren Hill, the Mount St. Joseph University freshman basketball player who has helped to raise more than $1 million in donations as she battles DIPG - a rare and terminal form of brain cancer - has her own Upper Deck rookie card.

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  8. Paralympian Corey Peters wins para-alpine world titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Stuff.co.nz

    WORLD CHAMPION: Paralympian Corey Peters, a silver medalist at the Sochi Paralympics last year, has won New Zealand's first downhill sitting title at the world championsihp. Peters, a silver medallist at the Sochi Paralympics last year, has taken out the downhill sitting category, the first time a New Zealander has won an IPC world championship title in the downhill discipline.

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  9. Anderson tops women's field in slopestyle semifinals; men's event canceledRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Vail Daily News

    By now, the competitors at the Burton US Open are used contending with snowy conditions on the slopestyle course. It has snowed every year the event has been in Vail, but never enough to cancel a competition.

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  10. Freestyle Skiing & Snowboard World Cups to draw big namesRead the original story

    Wednesday | Scoop

    Audi quattro Winter Games NZ 2015 will feature a packed 10-day programme of world class sporting action this August, including two 'super weekends' with either a FIS Freestyle Skiing or Snowboard World Cup at Cardrona Alpine Resort near Wanaka every Saturday and Sunday. The Games begin with a gala opening ceremony in Queenstown on Friday 21st August.

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  11. US aerials pipeline produces 2 world titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WQXI-AM Atlanta

    The crystal globes sit on countertops at their parents' houses in Connecticut. Kiley McKinnon took home the women's and Mac Bohonnon, the men's.

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  12. US aerials pipeline produces 2aRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Naples Daily News

    The crystal globes sit on countertops at their parents' houses in Connecticut. Kiley McKinnon took home the women's and Mac Bohonnon, the men's.

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  13. Bellemare and Tsubota win bronze in FranceRead the original story

    Tuesday | PressReleasePoint

    Yuki Tsubota and Alex Bellemare battled through poor weather and a last minute schedule change to each capture slopestyle bronze medals in La Clusaz, France. The competition was part of the Association of Freeskiing Professionals tour and is recognized as a prestigious platinum-level event.

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  14. 2015 Burton US Open Vail PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Transworld

    The 33rd annual Burton US Open, snowboarding's longest running competition, will take over Vail, Colorado from March 4-7, 2015 with an updated slopestyle course, longer Superpipe, and five days of entertainment. As the last major competition of the season, the field of over 200 athletes will be whittled down throughout the week of heavy action that starts on Wednesday, March 4 with men's and women's slopestyle semi-finals.

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  15. Jessie Diggins and Caitlin Gregg seize opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Park Record

    It was an unlikely scenario. In a raging, wet Swedish snowstorm, three athletes shivered in the cold of the finish stadium in Falun.

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  16. Kelly Clark wins againRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Park Record

    Kelly Clark gets massive air in the Eagle Superpipe at the U.S. Grand Prix at PCMR on Sunday afternoon. If what Kelly Clark did in the halfpipe wasn't so consistently amazing, the results would be boring.

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  17. Eric Willett back on topRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Park Record

    Eric Willett celebrates his snowboard slopestyle victory by leaping off the podium on Friday morning at PCMR. The fact that Eric Willett was even able to compete in Friday's slopestyle snowboard competition at the U.S. Grand Prix at Park City Mountain Resort was amazing enough.

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  18. Amy Roberts: She gave them wingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Park Record

    I met her a handful of times. Usually at a fundraiser or banquet of some sort. She would take the stage, speak with unyielding passion, and urge the crowd into action.

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  19. Women's ski jumping pioneer Deedee Corradini passes awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Park Record

    From left, ski jumper Alissa Johnson, World Champion Lindsey Van, Deedee Corradini and ski jumper Jessica Jerome pose at a Women s Sports Foundation awards event in New York City in 2011. The U.S. Ski Team mourned the loss Sunday of women's ski jumping pioneer and former mayor of Salt Lake City Deedee Corradini.

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  20. Devin Logan eyes PCMR podiumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Park Record

    Devin Logan gets inverted during a U.S. Grand Prix competition at Copper Mountain in Colorado in early December. During qualifications for the Sprint U.S. Grand Prix women's ski halfpipe competition in the Eagle Superpipe at Park City Mountain Resort on Wednesday morning, Devin Logan was sporting a brace on her right thumb.

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