KIRKWOOD, California- February 24, 2011
Today qualifier competitors mingled amongst pre-qualified athletes and tour veterans as they registered for the Subaru North American Freeskiing Championships. “In Kirkwood, we have some of the toughest competition we’ve ever seen on the world tour with competitors from Chile, Sweden, France, New Zealand, Canada and the US,” said Frankie Alisuag, announcer for the Subaru Freeskiing World Tour.
For the men, local boy Josh Daiek came in first with a score of 35.27, Broc Sheue of Sun Valley took second (32.67) and Squaw Valley’s Kevin O’Meara came in third (32.50). On the women’s side, Australian Natalie Segal took first, followed by Stowe’s Sasha Dingle and Vanessa Aadland of Snowbird.
1. Natalie Segal, Mt Buller Austria 31.80
2.Sasha Dingle, Stowe/Bridger Bowl 27.43
3. Vanessa Aadland, Alta/Snowbird 27.20
4. Chiqui Lizana, Nevados de Chillan 27.03
5. Alex George, Jackson Hole 26.50
1. Josh Daiek, Kirkwood 35.27
2. Broc Sheue, Sun Valley 32.67
3. Kevin O'Meara, Squaw Valley 32.50
4. Eric Bryant, Squaw Valley 32.17
5. Cory Zila, Mammoth 31.43
From the Subaru Freeskiing World Tour