The Ski Channel reports that last week in Switzerland, the FIS dropped the idea to include ski halfpipe in the 2014 winter olympics to the IOC program committee, who actually approved. A few more steps remain until things are set in stone, but we could have full approval by the end of the month. Stay tuned, and we'll keep you updated.
It's about time for a legitimate winter sport to be included next to snowboarding's famous halfpipe events.
There is a facebook group entitled: 1,000,000 Strong for Halfpipe Skiing in the 2010 Olympics. They are at about 37,000 members, so go over and join.
Heres some highlights from the Dew Tour 2010 ski halfpipe.