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Snowboard web clip | LAAX OPEN 2019 take off!
LAAX OPEN has been safely launched in tracks! The world ‘s best snowboarders have already completed their qualification runs. Scotty James (AUS) took first place in the men’s halfpipe qualification, as well as American Chloe Kim in the women’s competition! In the slopestyle contest Sven Thorgren (SWE) was able to secure the top position to qualify for the semi-finals coming up next. The finals on Friday (Slopestyle) and on Saturday (Halfpipe) are getting closer!
From Swiss Iouri Podlatchikov, who triumphed last year in the halfpipe, one can expect outstanding performances at the LAAX OPEN. In the women’s competition Olympic Champion Anna Gasser from Austria is the one everyone watches out for. Especially the two American girls Arielle Gold and Chloe Kim have good chances to fight for the victory as well.
LAAX OPEN 2019 – program highlights
Monday, 14.1. Training
Tuesday, 15.1. Qualification Slopestyle
Wednesday, 16.1. Qualification Slopestyle & Halfpipe
Thursday, 17.1. Semi-Finals Slopestyle
Friday, 18.1. Finals Slopestyle
Saturday, 19.1. Semi-Finals/Finals Halfpipe