The 2014 Winter X Games in Aspen, CO concluded this past sunday night with huge success and huge scores!
First-time X Games finals competitor and Olympian, Danny Davis, put together a smooth and stylish second run, consisting of a double crippler 1080 and switch method, scoring a 95.00 and winning him the gold. X Games co-host Louie Vito put together a solid run as well, earning Silver with a 93.00. Greg Bretz took home his first SuperPipe medal, with the bronze.
Danny Davis winning halfpipe run at the Grand Prix at Mammoth Mountain. Photo: The Ski Channel / Shannon Quirk
Nick Goepper defended his gold medal in the Ski Slopestyle finals this afternoon. After a heated battle between the athletes, the 19 year-old Goepper solidified his win by sticking a flawless run as the only competitor today without poles. His winning run included a left double 1260, switch left double 1080 japan, and a triple 1440 mute. Utah local McRae Williams took the silver and Norway’s Andreas Hatveit, the bronze.
Nick Goepper competing in Men’s Ski SlopeStyle Final during X Games Aspen 2014. Photo by Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images