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US World Cup Skiing - Men's Freestyle

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Here is a video of one of the American men competing during the Freestyle World Cup Event.

US World Cup Skiing - Womens Freestyle

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Here is a video of one of the American women competing during the Freestyle World Cup Event.

US World Cup Skiing

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So, one perk we get for working at Deer Valley in the winter (besides free skiing) is that the World Cup Competition occurs there! We are lucky enough to go and watch competitions that compare to Olympic events! It is a very amazing thing to watch!! They actually do part of the competition at a nearby resort, Park City Mountain Resort (PCMR). They do half-pipe competitions there. We weren’t able to go and watch this year, but we went on a previous year to watch and talk about amazing stuff!!! Here’s what the half-pipe looks like that the skiers are coming down. I would end up seriously hurt if I even attempted to do what these people do!!!!!!!!View Full Album They also had Slope Style Skiing at PCMR this year too, but we also weren’t able to attend that. We were really bummed that we couldn’t make it. My cousin’s son does this kind of skiing and is currently attending a school that is just for this. This is where skiers ski on rails and things like that. We did go to the …