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Oystein Braaten captures gold in slopestyle

Norway's Oystein Braaten used a 95.00-point opening run to win the men's freestyle skiing slopestyle on Sunday. The near-flawless opener, capped by massive back-to-back switch double cork 1440s on the final two jumps, gave the 22-year-old his first Olympic medal and broke the United States' grip on the event. American rider Nick ...

Wise captures halfpipe gold

/ / Feb 19, 2014

Wise captures halfpipe gold

David Wise considers himself a dad and husband first, a freestyle skier second. That might be why he also became an Olympic champion. Soaring through sloppy snow and sleet, Wise won the first gold medal in the young sport of halfpipe skiing Tuesday, outclassing a field ...

Wise grabs halfpipe gold

/ / Feb 19, 2014

Wise grabs halfpipe gold

David Wise considers himself a dad and husband first, a freestyle skier second. That might be why he also became an Olympic champion. Soaring through sloppy snow and sleet, Wise won the first gold medal in the young sport of halfpipe skiing Tuesday, outclassing a field ...