Dew Tour Ski Superpipe Qualifiers Move on to Semis

Posted By: The Ski Channel on December 15, 2011 8:22 pm

The Winter Dew Tour made its first stop in Breckenridge, Colorado Thursday with the Superpipe qualifiers hitting a record-breaking 602-foot superpipe. 51 hopefuls were ruthlessly cut down to just 11 qualifiers (comprised of the top 3 in each heat and then the top 5 overall with 5 wildcards).

Jon Marks was the first to qualify during the second heat and earned the highest score of the day (an 80.25) on his first run (with a right 9 tail, left 12 tail, flare mute, left 10 tail, and switch alley-oop 7).

 

The 11 qualifiers are:

1. Jon Marks 80.25
2. Tai Barrymore 77.75
3. Simon D’artois 76.00
4. Joss Christensen 73.25
5. AJ Kemppainen 73.00
6. Joffrey Pollet-Villard 71.75
7. Nils Lauper 71.75
8. Peter Olenick 71.25
9. Kyle Smaine 70.50
10. Kalle Leinonen 70.25
11. Yannic Lerjen 69.00

Stayed tuned as the semifinalists battle it out tomorrow!

 

 

 

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