Get a first look at the slopestyle course, Grand Prix at Breckenridge

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Skiing’s best slopestyle and halfpipe skiers converged upon Breckenridge, Colorado this week for the Visa U.S. Grand Prix, the season’s third Olympic qualifier here on North American soil. We caught up with Alex Schlopy, prior to his qualifying runs, to get a summary of the slopestyle course. The top four skiers from each heat advanced to Friday’s finals. Stay tuned to freeskier.com throughout the week for up to the minute coverage from Breckenridge.

Related: Attention ladies, Schlopy needs some “warming up” in Breckenridge