Skiing SuperPipe Men’s Eliminations were also held this evening where Canadian Justin Dorey took the lead with his second run, which scored 40 points higher than the second qualifier. Two athletes did not let there homecountry down in tonight’s elimination where Tignes’ own Xavier Bertoni and Kevin Rolland will head into tomorrow’s night final in the two and three spots, respectively.
Snowboard SuperPipe Women’s Eliminations were held tonight under the lights and temperatures in the teens. Australia’s Torah Bright, 2010 Winter Olympic gold medalist, easily qualified in first for the women’s Snowboard SuperPipe Final which will be held on Thursday. Bright’s best elimination run score was nearly 12 points higher than number two qualifier Ellery Hollingsworth from the USA. Four of the six riders who made the Winter X Games Europe Final were in the 2010 Olympics.
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