Olympic Stories

In Review: A look at life after Sochi for Olympic bronze medalist Nick Goepper

March 12th, 2014

On February 13, 2014, 19-year-old Nick Goepper made freeskiing history, taking home the bronze medal in the first-ever men’s Olympic slopestyle event in Sochi, Russia, and completing a United States sweep of the podium in the process.


In review: A look back at Olympic gold medalist Maddie Bowman’s road to Sochi

March 10th, 2014

On February 20, 2014, Maddie Bowman closed out freeskiing’s Olympic debut in exciting fashion, winning the first-ever women’s Olympic halfpipe gold medal. For the past few years, Bowman has been one of…


In Review: Gold medalist David Wise recounts his Olympic experience

March 8th, 2014

Photos by Nate Abbott and Henrik Lampert. Click to view full screen and captions. On February 18, 2014, David Wise became the first ever Olympic gold medalist in men’s ski halfpipe. While he…

  • Throwback to our Park Ski Test @CopperMtn. Ski tester @Noah_Wallace clearly listening to Fat Joe in the headphones. #FreeskierFest #Skiing #GoPro cc: @GoPro
  • Congrats to @jespertjader on taking first place in tonight's Gibbons Life big air contest @whistlerblackcomb. Second went to Bobby Brown, third to Vincent Gagnier. #WSSF @WSSF @AFPWorldTour
  • We're enjoying a rainy afternoon here @whistlerblackcomb. With just a few hours to go until the #WSSF big air final, we speak w/ @seanpettit_ and @pkhunder amid whacking some balls on the range; the recording is available via freeskier.com. #gripitandsipit #puttpirates cc: @WSSF
  • @tjschiller and @darahowell hang atop the slopestyle course today here @whistlerblackcomb. The AFP World Champs are underway: slope quals went down today, big air tomorrow, slope finals Sunday. Not to mention all of the other exciting happenings this week, as the World Ski and Snowboard Festival rages on... Photos of the slope course are available via freeskier.com. Also there, a list of those who advanced through today's qualifier. Stay tuned for continued coverage throughout the weekend. @WSSF #WSSF
  • Tester Colby Albino (@colbino) airs the hip on the fourth and final day of our 2015 Park Ski Test from @CopperMtn. The fun isn't over yet, though. We're giving away one full, free week of summer camp at @WoodwardCopper, plus a new #GoPro HERO3 for the best Instagram post tagged #FreeskierFanFest. Click on the link in our profile for the full scoop; submissions will be accepted through midnight tomorrow. #Skiing #FreeskierFest
  • @whiteplague gettin' flippy with it. The 2015 Park Ski Test continues @CopperMtn. Regram @noah_wallace. #FreeskierFest