Here’s your first look at the 2013 Grand Prix slopestyle course at Copper

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Olympic qualifying has resumed this week at the U.S. Grand Prix from Copper Mountain, Colorado, where hundreds of eager slopestyle and halfpipe skiers are trying to boost their chances at an Olympic bid. Qualifiers started today, and Joss Christensen was gracious enough to give freeskiing fans a preview of the slopestyle course. Stay tuned to freeskier.com throughout the week for up-to-the minute coverage from Copper.

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