The 2016-17 FIS alpine snowboard World Cup season closed out in Winterberg today with a PSL team event staged on the Poppenberg slope in pouring rain again.
The last competition of the 2016/17 Continental Cup season could also not take place on the large hill due to the wind conditions and so the event had to be moved to the normal hill in Chaikovsky (RUS) again, like already on Saturday.
2014 Olympic halfpipe champion Iouri Podladtchikov, who had just earned snowboard halfpipe Silver at the Sierra Nevada 2017 Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships has suffered a severe injury in his right knee.
While the freestyle skiers will leave their first marks in Sierra Nevada tomorrow, it's finally time for the snowboarders to take over centre stage with the slopestyle qualifiers being the first event of the 12th FIS Snowboard World Championships on Thursday, March 9.
The 2016/17 FIS Freestyle Skiing aerials World Cup season reaches it’s climax this weekend with the World Cup finals competition taking place under the lights on Saturday evening in the Russian capital city of Moscow.
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