The Dew Tour iON Mountain Championships at Breckenridge Resort continued today, with women’s pipe finals in the morning, and men’s pipe qualifiers in the evening. At 5 p.m. MST 26 male competitors braved the evening cold to up the ante in Breck’s 22 foot superpipe. When it was all said and done, 16 athletes qualified for tomorrow’s finals, including Torin Yater-Wallace, Kevin Rolland, Aaron Blunck, Mike Riddle, David Wise, Kyle Smaine, Simon Dumont, Noah Bowman, Alex Ferreira, Beau James Wells, Taylor Seaton, Lyman Currier, Gus Kenworthy, Broby Leeds, Justin Dorey, and Simon d’Artois.
We caught up with a few of the competitors at the bottom of the pipe to get their thoughts on qualifiers, you’ll find the soundbytes listed below. Be sure to bookmark the Freeskier Soundcloud page for more updates from the athletes as the weekend unfolds.