FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboarding World Championships 2015
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FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboarding World Championships 2015
FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboarding World Championships 2015
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Host cityKreischberg
CountryAustria
Nations participating40
Events24
Opening ceremonyJanuary 15, 2015 (2015-01-15)
Closing ceremonyJanuary 25, 2015 (2015-01-25)
Websitekreischberg2015.at

The 2015 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboarding World Championships were held in Kreischberg, Austria from January 15-25, 2015. In 2014, the FIS (International Ski Federation) decided to merge the FIS Freestyle World Ski Championships with the FIS Snowboarding World Championships starting with these championships.[1] The Austrian municipality of Kreischberg was awarded the event in 2010.

Qualification for the women's aerials event began a day before the opening ceremony. Freestyle skiers competed in six disciplines: moguls, dual moguls, ski cross, slopestyle, halfpipe and aerials. Snowboarders competed in six disciplines: halfpipe, slopestyle, parallel slalom, parallel giant slalom, big air and snowboard cross.

Schedule

Q Qualification F Final
Event?/Date -> Wed 14 Thu 15 Fri 16 Sat 17 Sun 18 Mon 19 Tue 20 Wed 21 Thu 22 Fri 23 Sat 24 Sun 25
Moguls Q F
Dual Moguls Q F
Aerials Q F
Freestyle halfpipe Q Q F
Freestyle slopestyle Q F
Ski cross Q F
Big air Q F
Snowboard halfpipe Q F
Snowboard slopestyle Q F
Snowboard cross Q F
Parallel giant slalom Q F
Parallel slalom Q F

Medalists

Freestyle skiing

Men's events

Women's events

Snowboarding

Men's events

Women's events

Participating countries

A total of 40 countries entered athletes.[2]

Medal table

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 United States (USA)43411
2  Switzerland (SUI)3047
3 Canada (CAN)2619
4 Austria (AUT)2226
5 Australia (AUS)2114
 China (CHN)2114
7 Italy (ITA)2013
8 France (FRA)1416
9 Russia (RUS)1214
10 Finland (FIN)1203
11 Slovenia (SLO)1124
12 Japan (JPN)1012
13 Czech Republic (CZE)1001
 Germany (GER)1001
15 Great Britain (GBR)0101
 Spain (ESP)0101
17 Slovakia (SVK)0022
18 Belarus (BLR)0011
 Kazakhstan (KAZ)0011
 Sweden (SWE)0011
Totals (20 nations)24242472

Broadcasting

For the first time ever the championships were available for live viewing on YouTube for free of charge, in countries where broadcasting agreements were not in place.[3]

References

  1. ^ "One year to go - Kreischberg is ready to host the FIS Freestyle Ski & Snowboard World Championships 2015!" (PDF). kreischberg2015.at/. Archived from the original (PDF) on 22 January 2015. Retrieved 2014.
  2. ^ "Nations in English" (PDF). kreischberg2015.at/. Archived from the original (PDF) on 22 January 2015. Retrieved 2014.
  3. ^ "2015 FIS Freestyle and Snowboard World Championships to be broadcast free-of-charge on YouTube for the first time ever". infrontsports.com/. Infront Sports & Media. 8 October 2014. Retrieved 2014.

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