The World Snowboarding Championships is in full swing with men’s and women’s slopestyle semi-finals coming to a close today. The competition was run with two heats of 10 riders for both men and women. The top three riders from each heat have advanced to the finals along with the four next-best overall scores of the day.
On the men’s side, top qualifiers for the two heats were American, Chas Guldemond, and Finnish rider, Roope Tonteri. For the women, American Jamie Anderson and Spencer O’Brien came out on top of their heats.
Qualified riders for Sunday’s finals session:
Slopestyle finals will feature these top 10 men and top 10 women on Sunday where riders will compete for a share in the $500,000 USD prize purse and the Slopestyle World Champion title.
For all event details, photos and videos, check out www.ttrworldtour.com or www.wsc2012.com.