Sierra Nevada World Championships: Week 1

Five Aussie medals cap off the first week of the 2017 Sierra Nevada Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships in Spain.

  1. Britt Cox won the women's Moguls World Championships title on the opening day of competition.
  2. 2017 World Champion! 
To my team, my coaches, my family and the entire Australian freestyle community, THANK YOU!
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    2017 World Champion! To my team, my coaches, my family and the entire Australian freestyle community, THANK YOU! #auswintersports @oakleyskiing
  3. Her victory in Spain was one for the history books.
  4. The 22-year-old's incredible achievements did not go unnoticed back in Australia.
  5. Other moguls results included 12th for Jakara Anthony and 20th for Madi Himbury in the women's event. In the men's Brodie Summer's was the highest placed Aussie, finishing 11th; Matt Graham placed 14th, Rohan Chapman-Davies 15th and James Matheson 29th.
  6. Sierra Nevada providing the ultimate backdrop for World Champs... Thanks @ausmsa for the πŸ“·! @poc_aus_nz @snowsportinternational β€’
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    Sierra Nevada providing the ultimate backdrop for World Champs... Thanks @ausmsa for the πŸ“·! @poc_aus_nz @snowsportinternational β€’ β€’ β€’ @id_one_aus @dalbellosports @skiandboardaus @ausolympicteam #ausmsa #auswintersports #nswisskiandboardaus #karbonsports #ausmsa #auswintersports #nswis #ausmsa
  7. Britt Cox finished 7th and Matt Graham 10th in their respective dual moguls events.
  8. Scotty James successfully defended his 2015 World Championship title with a massive score of 97.5 in the men's halfpipe.
  9. Can't wipe my grin. It's been a hell of a ride this season! I'm speechless to finish on defending my world title at the World Championships in Sierra Nevada. Thank you for all the love and support. I'm dreaming with my eyes open. Aussie, aussie, aussie! πŸ‡¦πŸ‡ΊπŸ˜πŸ₯‡
    Can't wipe my grin. It's been a hell of a ride this season! I'm speechless to finish on defending my world title at the World Championships in Sierra Nevada. Thank you for all the love and support. I'm dreaming with my eyes open. Aussie, aussie, aussie! πŸ‡¦πŸ‡ΊπŸ˜πŸ₯‡
  10. He is the current World Championships, World Cup series and X Games gold medallist.
  11. All 5 Aussie Aerial skiers qualified for the final on the second day of competition at Sierra Nevada.
  12. Boom. All five of us made it through to finals tomorrow at World Champs πŸ‘ŠπŸΌπŸ‡¦πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¦πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¦πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¦πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¦πŸ‡ΊπŸ‘ŠπŸΌ
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    Boom. All five of us made it through to finals tomorrow at World Champs πŸ‘ŠπŸΌπŸ‡¦πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¦πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¦πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¦πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¦πŸ‡ΊπŸ‘ŠπŸΌ . . . #goodworkteam #goteam #flyingkangaroos #aerialskiing #letsdothis #worldchamps #sierranevada
  13. It was Danielle Scott and David Morris who got up in the finals on Day 3 winning silver and bronze.
  14. The last event of the season was everything I could have imagined and planned for!! Thank you to my coaches, staff, event crew and everyone for the support out there, I couldn't do it without you all. HUGE congratulations to Ashley Caldwell for the massive win and changing the game of women in sport! Also, congratulations to Xu Mengtao for our great battles out there this season! #WorldChampionships . . β€’β€’β€’β€’β€’β€’β€’β€’β€’β€’β€’ #summer #sydney #australia #travel #health #fitness #winter #ski #olympics #female #athlete #snow #goprogirl #goprosnow #goprotravel #spain #sierranevada
  15. Still have the ability to make it work under the pressure of the biggest competitions. 3rd at the World Championships and extremely pleased!!!
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    Still have the ability to make it work under the pressure of the biggest competitions. 3rd at the World Championships and extremely pleased!!! Pic | @fisfreestyle @aerialskier #aerialskier #aerialskiing #worldchampionships #winter #sport #athlete #olympian #3rd #bronze #ski #freestyle #snow #extreme @owi_aus @ausolympicteam @olympics @vicinstsport @karbonsports @xtm_performance @wayneritchiesringwood @aerosphere @dalbellosports @markerproducts @bounceinc
  16. Laura Peel finished 8th, while Samantha Wells and Lydia Lassila placed 10th and 11th respectively.
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