Simon Dumont, Kevin Rolland & Kaya Turski Set to Compete in Winter Dew Tour at Killington – Jan 19-22

Posted By: The Ski Channel on January 16, 2012 11:57 am

The Winter Dew Tour continues its trek across the continent this weekend in the second stop of the season at Killington, Vermont for the Pantech Invitational. Some of the top athletes in the sport of freeskiing are poised to decent upon one of the East Coasts premiere ski resorts to rack up additional points to put them ever closer to calling the Dew Cup their own.

Ski phenomenon and Winter Star, Simon Dumont will be looking to move past his injury in Breckenridge and dethrone the reigning superpipe champion Kevin Rolland. Tom Wallisch will be attempting to go two for tow in the Winter Dew tour ski slopestyle competition, which promises to be a highflying spectacle. Bobby Brown, who won last year’s event at Killington, plans to bring the heat along with Alex Schlopy and Nick Goepper who will be among the top skiers in the industry bringing steep competition to the event.

The women will be represented by some of the top names in freeskiing and will have their opportunity to 

The top names in women’s freeskiing will have their Winter Dew Tour season debut at the Pantech Invitational including the likes of Devin Logan, who had a breakout year in 2011, taking the halfpipe scene by compete surprise. Young up-and-comer Kaya Turski will bring her style and skill to the slopestyle course. Several of the women are even 2014 Olympic hopefuls, including Grete Eliassen, Brita Sigourney and Ashley Battersby.

After each day of extreme competition, the weekend will also feature a Friday nigh VIP party at the Killington-favorite Wobbly Barn, with a live DJ set from RAC, the Portland-based remix duo.



Events Will Air Live on NBC Saturday, January 21 at 4:00PM EST


The pre-qualified athlete list for Pantech Invitational is as follows:

The full schedule of events for the Pantech Invitational is as follows:


The pre-qualified athlete list for Pantech Invitational is as follows: 

Men’s SKI Superpipe

Men’s SKI Slopestyle

Duncan Adams

Elias Ambuhl

Tai Barrymore

Aleksander Aurdal

Xavier Bertoni

Bobby Brown

Noah Bowman

Sammy Carlson

Simon D’Artois

Philip Casabon

Justin Dorey

Joss Christensen

Simon Dumont

Charles Gagnier

Gus Kenworthy

Alexis Godbout

Thomas Krief

Nick Goepper

Nils Lauper

Andreas Hatveit

Matt Margetts

Russ Henshaw

Dan Marion

JF Houle

Jon Marks

PK Hunder

Peter Olenick

Jamieson Irvine

Tucker Perkins

Sean Jordan

Joffrey Pollet-Villard

Gus Kenworthy

Mike Riddle

Chris Laker

Kevin Rolland

Chris Logan

Taylor Seaton

Ole Christian Mustad

Benoit Valentin

Alex Schlopy

Josiah Wells

Dane Tudor

David Wise

Tom Wallisch

Torin Yater-Wallace

McRae Williams


James Woods


Torin Yater-Wallace


Women’s SKI Superpipe

Women’s SKI Slopestyle

Maddie Bowman

Ashley Battersby

Anais Caradeux

Emma Dahlstrom

Rosalind Groenewoud

Grete Eliassen

Keltie Hansen

Keri Herman

Keri Herman

Kim Lamarre

Mirjam Jaeger

Devin Logan

Devin Logan

Meg Olenick

Brita Sigourney

Anna Segal


Kaya Turski


Emilia Wint

The full schedule of events for the Pantech Invitational is as follows:


The full schedule of events for the Pantech Invitational is as follows:

Thursday, Jan. 19th – Festival Village Opens at 9:30AM


8:45 AM – 9:50 AM

Women’s Freeski Slopestyle Qualifier


10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Men’s Freeski Superpipe Last Chance Qualifier


11:05 AM – 12:45 PM

Men’s Snowboard Slopestyle Last Chance Qualifier


1:30 PM – 2:15 PM

Men’s Snowboard Superpipe Last Chance Qualifier


2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Men’s Freeski Slopestyle Last Chance Qualifier


4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Women’s Freeski Superpipe Qualifier

Friday, Jan. 20th – Festival Village Opens at 9:30AM


9:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Men’s Snowboard Slopestyle Semi-Final


11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Women’s Freeski Superpipe Semi-Final


1:30 PM – 4:00 PM

Men’s Freeski Slopestyle Semi-Final


2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Men’s Snowboard Superpipe Semi-Final


6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Men’s Freeski Superpipe Semi-Final


9:00 PM – 11:00 PM

RAC @ Wobbly Barn

Saturday, Jan. 21st – Festival Village Opens at 9:30AM


9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Women’s Freeski Slopestyle Semi-Final


12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Men’s Snowboard Slopestyle Final


3:00 PM – 3:40 PM

Women’s Freeski Superpipe Final


4:30 PM – 6:00 PM

Men’s Freeski Superpipe Final

Sunday, Jan. 22nd – Festival Village Opens at 9:30AM


10:00 AM – 10:45 AM

Women’s Freeski Slopestyle Final


11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Men’s Freeski Slopestyle Final


3:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Men’s Snowboard Superpipe Final