Friday, February 15, 2013

Mogul skiers sample Deer Valley venue

On Champion


Sun Valley Ski Education Foundation Freestyle teamers led by Renee Shapiro, RJ Bracken and Alex Lafleur led the way Feb. 9-10 during the Deer Valley (Utah) Intermountain Mogul Challenge event on Champion run.

Freestyle program director Andy Ware said, “The event is run on the World Cup mogul run called Champion, just one week after the World Cup was there. It is the longest and steepest course on the World Cup, with the same pitch as (Baldy’s) Race Arena, just longer at 250 meters.”

Shapiro won the F2 (ages 15-16) class of Saturday’s first moguls run, second overall, and was fourth in Sunday’s dual moguls. M4 (11-12) racer Lafleur finished fourth overall in duals, first in his class, and was sixth and the first M4 in the second moguls race.

M1 (17-18) Bracken placed third and fifth overall in single moguls, winning his class once, and was fifth in dual moguls.

Other SVSEF racers competing well were Wilson Dunn, River Curtis, Cutter Grathwohl, Alysha Herich and Hunter Diehl. Former SVSEF star Nic Hanscom of Park City, Utah won Saturday’s men’s moguls and was second in Sunday’s singles and duals.

 




About Comments

Comments with content that seeks to incite or inflame may be removed.

Comments that are in ALL CAPS may be removed.

Comments that are off-topic or that include profanity or personal attacks, libelous or other inappropriate material may be removed from the site. Entries that are unsigned or contain signatures by someone other than the actual author may be removed. We will take steps to block users who violate any of our posting standards, terms of use or any other policies governing this site. Use of this system denotes full acceptance of these conditions. Please review the full rules governing commentaries and discussions. You are fully responsible for the content that you post.

The comments below are from the readers of mtexpress.com and in no way represent the views of Express Publishing, Inc.

You may flag individual comments. You may also report an inappropriate or offensive comment by clicking here.

Flagging Comments: Flagging a comment tells a site administrator that a comment is inappropriate. You can find the flag option by pointing the mouse over the comment and clicking the 'Flag' link.

Flagging a comment is only counted once per person, and you won't need to do it multiple times.

Proper Flagging Guidelines: Every site has a different commenting policy - be sure to review the policy for this site before flagging comments. In general these types of comments should be flagged:

  • Spam
  • Ones violating this site's commenting policy
  • Clearly unrelated
  • Personal attacks on others
Comments should not be flagged for:
  • Disagreeing with the content
  • Being in a dispute with the commenter

Popular Comment Threads



 Local Weather 
Search archives:


Copyright © 2019 Express Publishing Inc.   Terms of Use   Privacy Policy
All Rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part in any form or medium without express written permission of Express Publishing Inc. is prohibited. 

The Idaho Mountain Express is distributed free to residents and guests throughout the Sun Valley, Idaho resort area community. Subscribers to the Idaho Mountain Express will read these stories and others in this week's issue.