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2014 Freestyle Skiing Aerials World Cup: Lake Placid: Zhongqing wins

In the final event of the season, Liu Zhongqing (CHN) settles for second, but scores high enough to the claim the World Cup title.

2014 Freestyle Skiing Aerials World Cup: Lake Placid: Guangpu wins

Qi Guangpu (CHN) gets second podium of the season, as it comes to close with a win.

2014 Freestyle Skiing Aerials World Cup: Lake Placid: Danielle Scott 2nd

In the final event of the season Danielle Scott (AUS) scores her first podium of the season, 1.52 points out of first.

2014 Freestyle Skiing Aerials World Cup: Lake Placid: Nina Li wins

In the final event of the season, Nina Li (CHN) gets the win and claims her second the World Cup title as well (2010, 2014).

2014 FIS Freestyle World Cup: Lake Placid, NY, USA: Men’s & Women’s Aerials

Some of the World’s premier skiers return to the Adirondacks as the FIS Freestyle World Cup Tour returns to Whiteface Mountain and the Olympic Ski Jumping Complex!

2014 Freestyle Skiing Aerials World Cup: Deer Valley: Crashes

Check out all the rough landings and harsher crashes in the third competition of the season.

2014 Freestyle Skiing Aerials World Cup: Deer Valley: Lillis 4th

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2014 Freestyle Skiing Aerials World Cup: Deer Valley: Mengtao 3rd

Mengtao Xu (CHN) had the biggest one of the night in the second round at 98.80 points, but then wipes out in the final round, but still takes 3rd.

2014 Freestyle Skiing Aerials World Cup: Deer Valley: Kushnir wins

Anton Kushnir (BLR) was 2nd in Beida Lake, but today he gets his first win of the season with 127.15 points in the fnial round.

2014 Freestyle Skiing Aerials World Cup: Deer Valley: Cheng wins

Shuang Chen (CHN) gets her first win of the season, in an all Chinese podium sweep.

2014 Freestyle Skiing World Cup: Deer Valley, UT: Aerials

Freestyle Skiing comes to Utah. The 2014 FIS Freestyle World Cup makes it tour stop in Deer Valley, UT on Thursday, January 9th and Friday, January 10th and will air live on Universal Sports and the USSA site.

2013 Freestyle Skiing World Championship: Aerials: Flip landing

Zongyang Jia (CHN) loses control of his landing, but then spectacularly gains control of it again.

2013 Freestyle Skiing World Championship: Aerials: Crashes

They got into the finals, but then they kissed snow on their landing. Luckily they all walked away ok.

2013 Freestyle Skiing World Championship: Aerials: Gerrits 2nd

Travis Gerrits (CAN) survives the Chinese assault on the podium with three jumps to take 2nd place as Jia and Liu fail to score over 100 points in their final jump.

2013 Freestyle Skiing World Championship: Aerials: Korsunova 2nd

Veronika Korsunova (RUS) scores a 87.73 on her first jump and naps her first World Championship medal.

2013 Freestyle Skiing World Championship: Aerials: Xu wins

Mengao Xu (CHN) finally wins the title, the only woman to score over 90 points, 98.53 points on her last jump.

2013 Freestyle Skiing World Championship: Aerials: Qi wins

Scoring 138 points on his huge final jump Guangpu Qi (CHN) improved upon his silver medal from 2011 with the win.

2013 FIS Freestyle World Championships: Aerials: Day #2

Nearly 400 athletes from 35 nations have converged upon Norway, as the biggest event of the FIS Freestyle season gets underway at the Voss/Oslo 2013 Freestyle Ski World Championships.

2013 FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup: Bukovel: Men’s Aerials: Morris gets 1st World Cup win

David Morris (AUS) finished with a score of 112.67 to get the win over American Dylan Ferguson. This is Morris’ 2nd World Cup podium.

2013 FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup: Bukovel: Women’s Aerials: Emily Cook interview

Emily Cook (USA) talks about getting over her slow start to get the victory and being excited about the upcoming world championships.

2013 FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup: Bukovel: Men’s Aerials: Christopher Lambert crashes hard

In the first final heat Christopher Lambert under rotated a backflip and took a hard crash landing hard on his face. Lambert was able to walk away unassisted.

2013 FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup: Bukovel: Men’s Aerials: Dylan Feruson interview

Dylan Feruson (USA) talks about how excited he is to finally get over his ‘season slump” of not finishing on the podium.

2013 FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup: Bukovel: Women’s Aerials: Nadiya Didenko gets 2nd

Nadiya Didenko (UKR)was unable to was away with the win in front of her home crowd but was still successful in getting on the podium with a score of 83.16. Didenko lost to American Emily Cook by .73 points.

2013 FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup: Bukovel: Women’s Aerials: American Emily Cook wins

Emily Cook(USA) finished with a score of 83.89, giving her the 3rd 1st place finish of her career. Fellow American Kiley Mckinnon finished 4th.

2013 FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup: Bukovel: Men’s Aerials: American Dylan Ferguson gets 2nd

Racing bib number 8, the American Dylan Ferguson finished with a score of 105.31. Fellow American Emily Cook took home gold in the women’s Aerials.

FIS Freestyle World Cup: Sochi: Aerials Ladies + Men’s Race

Aerialists ski off 2-4 meter jumps, usually built of wood, sometimes metal and then covered with snow, that propel them up to 6 meters in the air (which can be up to 20 meters above the landing height).

2013 FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup: Lake Placid: Men’s Aerials: Review

Nick Gismondi and Trace Worthington break down the top American performances of the day and what to expect going ahead.

2013 FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup: Lake Placid: Men’s Aerials: American Ferguson crashes

Dylan Ferguson (USA) took a hard crash onto his back after he over-rotated on his landing. He was looking to make it into the final four, but he fell to 12th place.

2013 FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup: Lake Placid: Men’s Aerials: Guangpu Qi gets 2nd

Guangpu Qi (CHN) finished with a score of 129.41, losing to fellow countryman Zongyang Jia by .45. This is not the first time this has happened, as Guangpu also beat him out of 1st two weeks ago at Changchum.

2013 FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup: Lake Placid: Men’s Aerials: Zongyang Jia wins

Zongyang Jia (CHN) finished with a score of 129.86, beating his second place countryman Guangpu Qi by .45 points. Zongyang also finished 1st two weeks ago in Changchum.

2013 FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup: Lake Placid: Women’s Aerials: Xu Mengtao wins

Xu Mentao finished with a score of 92.72, beating out second place Yu Yang by 2.13 seconds. Mentao has won all three of the previous WC Aerials events.

2013 FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup: Lake Placid: Women’s Aerials: Emily Cook gets 3rd

Emily Cook (USA) scored a bronze on her home turf after finishing with a score of 87.25. This was Cook’s first WC podium finish in almost a year.

Ridiculous Trick by Kelly Slater in Portugal

Click here for the best wipeouts from the 2014 Mavericks Invitational.  By Matthew Tufts At age 42, Kelly Slater is still pushing the boundaries of what is possible in surfing. The No. 2 ASP ranked surfer in the world pulled off a ridiculous spinning aerial at the 2014 Moche Rip Curl Pro on the windy […]

USPA National Skydiving Championships

More than 500 of the nation’s most advanced aerial athletes competed at the USPA National Skydiving Championships, the country’s largest skydiving competition. The best jumps will air on Universal Sports on Monday, October 13 at 8 PM ET. Photos from the USPA National Skydiving Championships: (Human Flight Media)   (Brian Festi) (Niklas Daniel) (Human Flight Media) Back […]

China wins sixth men’s gymnastics world team title in a row

(Reuters) – China’s all conquering men roared back from an abysmal start to snatch their sixth consecutive team title by the narrowest of margins at the world gymnastics championships on Tuesday thanks to Zhang Chenglong’s high-flying horizontal bar routine. China, whose title defense looked in jeopardy after the first rotation when Cheng Ran sat down […]

A year after winning Olympics, Tokyo faces hurdles in move from bid to build

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/KYODO/FILE (Reuters) – Tokyo’s 2020 Summer Olympics were meant to be different: compact, on budget and on time. But now, as the Japanese capital moves to leap from bid to building a year after winning thegames, the optimism is ebbing. The National Stadium, built when Japan hosted the Olympics in 1964, symbolizes the woes. […]

2014 Youth Olympics: Opening Ceremony: Dream Tower

Prepare to be amazed at this stunning aerial acrobatic show of ‘a youth’s dream growing into a tower’, from the Opening Ceremony.

Six Senior U.S. Titles Won At 2014 USA Gymnastics Championships

PHOTO CREDIT: John Chang The 2014 USA Gymnastics Championships at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Ky., wrapped up with the finals in junior and senior trampoline, senior rhythmic gymnastics and junior and senior acrobatic gymnastics. The final six senior champions are: rhythmic gymnastics, all-around – Jazzy Kerber of Highland Park, Ill./North Shore Rhythmic Gymnastics […]

2015 U.S. Freestyle Skiing Team Nominated

 Hannah Kearney (Reuters/Mike Blake) PARK CITY, UT (June 16) – Two-time Olympic medalist and World Champion Hannah Kearney (Norwich, VT) headlines a talent deep group of 36 athletes nominated to the 2014-2015 U.S. Freestyle Ski Team for aerials and moguls. The 2015 season is highlighted by World Cup stops in both Lake Placid, NY and […]

2014 FIS Freestlye World Cup: Are, Sweden: Men & Ladies Ski Cross Finals

The FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup is an annual freestyle skiing competition, arranged by the International Ski Federation (FIS) since 1980. The events currently include Moguls, Aerials, Ski cross, Halfpipe and Slopestyle competitions.

Injured skater Plushenko retires from Games, overshadows men’s hockey

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/LUCY NICHOLSON (Reuters) – Russia’s flamboyant figure skater Yevgeny Plushenko pulled out of the Winter Olympics through injury on Thursday in a shock twist that immediately deflated home fans pumped up by an opening victory for their beloved men’s ice hockey team. At the Iceberg Skating Palace, there was disbelief when the announcement came over the […]

2014 FIS Snowboard World Cup: Stoneham, Quebec, Canada: Slopestyle

Slopestyle, big air and halfpipe will feature technical aerials, stylish maneuvers and snowboardcross. Parallel giant slalom & parallel slalom will show athletes going head to head to crown the fastest snowboarder on the slopes of Stoneham Mountain.

2014 FIS Snowboard World Cup: Stoneham, Quebec, Canada: Halfpipe

Slopestyle, big air and halfpipe will feature technical aerials, stylish maneuvers and snowboardcross. Parallel giant slalom & parallel slalom will show athletes going head to head to crown the fastest snowboarder on the slopes of Stoneham Mountain.

Biles, Ross Finish One Two At Women’s All Around Finals

Courtesy USA Gymnastics ANTWERP, Belgium, Oct. 4, 2013 –Simone Biles of Spring, Texas/Bannon’s Gymnastix, Inc., and Kyla Ross of Aliso Viejo, Calif./Gym-Max, swept the top two spots in the women’s all-around finals at the 2013 World Gymnastics Championships at the Antwerp (Belgium) Sports Palace today. Biles won the all-around title with her 60.216 total, just […]

2013 FIS Freestyle World Cup: Bukovel: AE

Aerialists ski off 2-4 meter jumps, usually built of wood, sometimes metal and then covered with snow, that propel them up to 6 meters in the air (which can be up to 20 meters above the landing height).

2013 FIS Freestyle World Cup: Sochi: Ski Half Pipe Ladies + Men’s Race

The halfpipe competition takes place in a half-cylinder-shaped course dug deep into the hill. Using speed gained on the slope, skiers come up over the rim of the pipe and perform acrobatic aerial tricks.

U.S. women lead team rankings after three of five subdivisions in qualification round

Courtesy of USAGYM.ORG LONDON, July 29, 2012 – After three of five subdivisions in the qualification round, the U.S. women lead the team standings with a total of 181.863, finishing ahead of Great Britain (170.656) and Italy (168.397), respectively, at the 2012 Olympic Games at the North Greenwich Arena. The qualification round determines which countries […]

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