Freestyle skiing at the Winter Olympics

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Freestyle skiing at the Winter Olympics
Freestyle skiing pictogram.svg
Governing body FIS
Events13 (men: 6; women: 6; mixed: 1)
  • 1924
  • 1928
  • 1932
  • 1936
  • 1948
  • 1952
  • 1956
  • 1960
  • 1964
  • 1968
  • 1972
  • 1976
Note: demonstration or exhibition sport years indicated in italics

Freestyle skiing has been contested at the Winter Olympic Games since the 1992 Winter Games in Albertville, France.



GamesYearEventsBest Nation
15 1988 6Flag of Germany.svg  West Germany
GamesYearEventsBest Nation
16 1992 2Flag of France.svg  France
17 1994 4Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
18 1998 4Flag of the United States.svg  United States
19 2002 4Flag of Finland.svg  Finland
20 2006 4Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China
21 2010 6Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
22 2014 10Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
23 2018 10Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
24 2022 13


Freestyle skiing was a demonstration sport at the 1988 Winter Olympics, with moguls, aerials, and ballet events. Moguls became an official medal sport at the 1992 games, while aerials and ballet were still demonstration events. At the 1994 games, aerials also became an official medal event and the ski ballet competition was dropped. For the 2010 Winter Olympics, ski cross was added to the program while for the 2014 Winter Olympics half-pipe and slopestyle were added. [1]

Alexandre Bilodeau became the first freestyle skiing gold medalist to defend his Olympic title, and first repeat gold medalist, winning the men's moguls at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, having previously won the same event at the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics. [2]



= official event, (d) = demonstration event

Event2428323648525660646872768084 88 92 94 98 02 06 10 14 18 22 Years
Moguls (d) 9
Aerials (d) (d) 8
Ski cross 4
Half-pipe 3
Slopestyle 3
Big air 1
Ballet (d) (d)        
Total events3322223556


Event2428323648525660646872768084 88 92 94 98 02 06 10 14 18 22 Years
Moguls (d) 9
Aerials (d) (d) 8
Ski cross 4
Half-pipe 3
Slopestyle 3
Big air 1
Ballet (d) (d)        
Total events3322223556


Event2428323648525660646872768084 88 92 94 98 02 06 10 14 18 22 Years
Team Aerials 1
Total events1

Medal table

Updated after the last freestyle event of the 2018 Winter Olympics.

1Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada  (CAN)129425
2Flag of the United States.svg  United States  (USA)99725
3Flag of Switzerland.svg  Switzerland  (SUI)4228
4Flag of Belarus.svg  Belarus  (BLR)4127
5Flag of France.svg  France  (FRA)35614
6Flag of Australia.svg  Australia  (AUS)3328
7Flag of Norway.svg  Norway  (NOR)3249
8Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China  (CHN)16411
9Flag of Finland.svg  Finland  (FIN)1214
10Flag of Japan.svg  Japan  (JPN)1034
11Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic  (CZE)1001
Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine  (UKR)1001
Flag of Uzbekistan.svg  Uzbekistan  (UZB)1001
14Flag of Russia.svg  Russia  (RUS)0134
15Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden  (SWE)0112
16Flag of Austria.svg  Austria  (AUT)0101
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany  (GER)0101
Olympic flag.svg  Unified Team  (EUN)0101
19Olympic flag.svg  Olympic Athletes from Russia  (OAR)0022
20Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain  (GBR)0011
Flag of Kazakhstan.svg  Kazakhstan  (KAZ)0011
Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand  (NZL)0011
Totals (22 nations)444444132

Number of athletes by nation

Nation2428323648525660646872768084 88 92 94 98 02 06 10 14 18 Years
Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina  (ARG)               1113
Flag of Armenia.svg  Armenia  (ARM)               11
Flag of Australia.svg  Australia  (AUS)               255791121168
Flag of Austria.svg  Austria  (AUT)               1211911127
Flag of Belarus.svg  Belarus  (BLR)               46566667
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg  Belgium  (BEL)               11
Flag of Brazil.svg  Brazil  (BRA)               11
Flag of the British Virgin Islands.svg  British Virgin Islands  (IVB)               11
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada  (CAN)               7111214141826308
Flag of Chile.svg  Chile  (CHI)               222
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China  (CHN)               257889157
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic  (CZE)               1237616
Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark  (DEN)               11114
Flag of Finland.svg  Finland  (FIN)               434444938
Flag of France.svg  France  (FRA)               687651121208
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany  (GER)               453251097
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain  (GBR)               533336117
Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary  (HUN)               11
Flag of Ireland.svg  Ireland  (IRL)               11
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy  (ITA)               662161448
Flag of Jamaica.svg  Jamaica  (JAM)               11
Flag of Japan.svg  Japan  (JPN)               137891010118
Flag of Kazakhstan.svg  Kazakhstan  (KAZ)               12135897
Flag of Latvia.svg  Latvia  (LAT)               11
Flag of Mexico.svg  Mexico  (MEX)               11
Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands  (NED)               11
Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand  (NZL)               21894
Flag of Norway.svg  Norway  (NOR)               2423261188
Olympic flag.svg  Olympic Athletes from Russia  (OAR)               221
Flag of Paraguay.svg  Paraguay  (PAR)               11
Flag of Poland.svg  Poland  (POL)               1113
Flag of Portugal.svg  Portugal  (POR)               11
Flag of Puerto Rico.svg  Puerto Rico  (PUR)               21
Flag of Romania.svg  Romania  (ROU)               11
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia  (RUS)               69121312266
Flag of Slovakia.svg  Slovakia  (SVK)               21
Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia  (SLO)               21123117
Flag of South Korea.svg  South Korea  (KOR)               11594
Flag of Spain.svg  Spain  (ESP)               221115
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden  (SWE)               48844811148
Flag of Switzerland.svg  Switzerland  (SUI)               564641424228
Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine  (UKR)               37376737
Olympic flag.svg  Unified Team  (EUN)               81
Flag of the United States.svg  United States  (USA)               8121414141826308
Flag of Uzbekistan.svg  Uzbekistan  (UZB)               312
Year2428323648525660646872768084 88 92 94 98 02 06 10 14 18

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