FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboarding World Championships 2015

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FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboarding World Championships 2015
FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboarding World Championships 2015.png
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Host city Kreischberg
Country Austria
Nations participating40
Events24
Opening ceremonyJanuary 15, 2015 (2015-01-15)
Closing ceremonyJanuary 25, 2015 (2015-01-25)
Website kreischberg2015.at

The 2015 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboarding World Championships were held in Kreischberg, Austria from January 15–25, 2015. In 2014, the FIS (International Ski Federation) decided to merge the FIS Freestyle World Ski Championships with the FIS Snowboarding World Championships starting with these championships. [1] The Austrian municipality of Kreischberg was awarded the event in 2010.

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Qualification for the women's aerials event began a day before the opening ceremony. Freestyle skiers competed in six disciplines: moguls, dual moguls, ski cross, slopestyle, halfpipe and aerials. Snowboarders competed in six disciplines: halfpipe, slopestyle, parallel slalom, parallel giant slalom, big air and snowboard cross.

Schedule

QQualificationFFinal
Event↓/Date →Wed 14Thu 15Fri 16Sat 17Sun 18Mon 19Tue 20Wed 21Thu 22Fri 23Sat 24Sun 25
MogulsQF
Dual MogulsQF
AerialsQF
Freestyle halfpipeQQF
Freestyle slopestyleQF
Ski crossQF
Big airQF
Snowboard halfpipeQF
Snowboard slopestyleQF
Snowboard crossQF
Parallel giant slalomQF
Parallel slalomQF

Medalists

Freestyle skiing

Men's events

EventGoldSilverBronze
Moguls
details
Anthony Benna
Flag of France.svg  France
86.89 Mikaël Kingsbury
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
86.54 Alexandr Smyshlyaev
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
85.68
Dual moguls
details
Mikaël Kingsbury
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
Philippe Marquis
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
Marc-Antoine Gagnon
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
Aerials
details
Qi Guangpu
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China
139.50 Alex Bowen
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
121.27 Maxim Gustik
Flag of Belarus.svg  Belarus
119.91
Halfpipe
details
Kyle Smaine
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
88.00 Joffrey Pollet-Villard
Flag of France.svg  France
86.60 Yannic Lerjen
Flag of Switzerland.svg   Switzerland
82.40
Slopestyle
details
Fabian Bösch
Flag of Switzerland.svg   Switzerland
92.60 Russell Henshaw
Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
91.80 Noah Wallace
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
82.40
Ski cross
details
Filip Flisar
Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia
Jean-Frédéric Chapuis
Flag of France.svg  France
Victor Öhling Norberg
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden

Women's events

EventGoldSilverBronze
Moguls
details
Justine Dufour-Lapointe
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
87.25 Hannah Kearney
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
85.66 Britteny Cox
Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
81.98
Dual moguls
details
Hannah Kearney
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
Justine Dufour-Lapointe
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
Yulia Galysheva
Flag of Kazakhstan.svg  Kazakhstan
Aerials
details
Laura Peel
Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
88.47 Kiley McKinnon
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
88.12 Xu Mengtao
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China
86.84
Halfpipe
details
Virginie Faivre
Flag of Switzerland.svg   Switzerland
83.80 Cassie Sharpe
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
81.00 Mirjam Jäger
Flag of Switzerland.svg   Switzerland
79.80
Slopestyle
details
Lisa Zimmermann
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany
85.80 Katie Summerhayes
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain
82.80 Zuzana Stromkova
Flag of Slovakia.svg  Slovakia
77.60
Ski cross
details
Andrea Limbacher
Flag of Austria.svg  Austria
Ophélie David
Flag of France.svg  France
Fanny Smith
Flag of Switzerland.svg   Switzerland

Snowboarding

Men's events

EventGoldSilverBronze
Big air
details
Roope Tonteri
Flag of Finland.svg  Finland
173.75 Darcy Sharpe
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
169.50 Kyle Mack
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
163.50
Halfpipe
details
Scotty James
Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
91.50 Yiwei Zhang
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China
89.50 Tim-Kevin Ravnjak
Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia
89.25
Slopestyle
details
Ryan Stassel
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
97.50 Roope Tonteri
Flag of Finland.svg  Finland
93.75 Kyle Mack
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
92.75
Snowboard cross
details
Luca Matteotti
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
Kevin Hill
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
Nick Baumgartner
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
Parallel giant slalom
details
Andrey Sobolev
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Žan Košir
Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia
Benjamin Karl
Flag of Austria.svg  Austria
Parallel slalom
details
Roland Fischnaller
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
Andrey Sobolev
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Rok Marguč
Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia

Women's events

EventGoldSilverBronze
Big air
details
Elena Könz
Flag of Switzerland.svg   Switzerland
157.75 Merika Enne
Flag of Finland.svg  Finland
148.75 Sina Candrian
Flag of Switzerland.svg   Switzerland
143.25
Halfpipe
details
Xuetong Cai
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China
94.25 Queralt Castellet
Flag of Spain.svg  Spain
81.25 Clémence Grimal
Flag of France.svg  France
80.25
Slopestyle
details
Miyabi Onitsuka
Flag of Japan.svg  Japan
92.50 Anna Gasser
Flag of Austria.svg  Austria
89.50 Klaudia Medlova
Flag of Slovakia.svg  Slovakia
84.25
Snowboard cross
details
Lindsay Jacobellis
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
Nelly Moenne Loccoz
Flag of France.svg  France
Michela Moioli
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
Parallel giant slalom
details
Claudia Riegler
Flag of Austria.svg  Austria
Alena Zavarzina
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Tomoka Takeuchi
Flag of Japan.svg  Japan
Parallel slalom
details
Ester Ledecka
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic
Julia Dujmovits
Flag of Austria.svg  Austria
Marion Kreiner
Flag of Austria.svg  Austria

Participating countries

A total of 40 countries entered athletes. [2]

Medal table

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1Flag of the United States.svg  United States  (USA)43411
2Flag of Switzerland.svg   Switzerland  (SUI)3047
3Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada  (CAN)2619
4Flag of Austria.svg  Austria  (AUT)2226
5Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia  (AUS)2114
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China  (CHN)2114
7Flag of Italy.svg  Italy  (ITA)2013
8Flag of France.svg  France  (FRA)1416
9Flag of Russia.svg  Russia  (RUS)1214
10Flag of Finland.svg  Finland  (FIN)1203
11Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia  (SLO)1124
12Flag of Japan.svg  Japan  (JPN)1012
13Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic  (CZE)1001
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany  (GER)1001
15Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain  (GBR)0101
Flag of Spain.svg  Spain  (ESP)0101
17Flag of Slovakia.svg  Slovakia  (SVK)0022
18Flag of Belarus.svg  Belarus  (BLR)0011
Flag of Kazakhstan.svg  Kazakhstan  (KAZ)0011
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden  (SWE)0011
Totals (20 nations)24242472

Broadcasting

This was the first time the championships were available for live viewing on YouTube for free of charge, in countries where broadcasting agreements were not in place. [3]

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References

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