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Imagine securing a personal best performance on the mountain you made your World Cup debut on seven years earlier, only to think your career might be over.
The second-to-last stop on the 2016/17 FIS Freestyle moguls World Cup tour is on this weekend in Tazawako, Japan, with a full weekend of competition on Saturday, February 18, and dual moguls on Sunday.
Australian mogul superstar Britt Cox has won bronze at the Deer Valley Moguls World Cup in Utah and retained her number one FIS world ranking.
The all-important World Cup events heat up again this weekend as the Aussies fly the flag in a host of winter sports. Snowboard slopestyle athlete Jessica Rich kicks off proceedings in Kreischberg, Austria on Friday evening at 6.45pm AEDT while Ski slopestyle star Russ Henshaw competes in Font Romeu, France from 7pm AEDT.
FREESTYLE – MOGULS: The Australian Mogul skiing pedestal that was once solely occupied by the great Dale Begg-Smith has been enlarged to accommodate two rising stars who showed the world in Sochi that big things could be fast approaching.
BLOG: Britt Cox was the highest placed Australian with 5th in the women's moguls. In fact all three Australian women made the final, before Cox inched her way towards the podium. Meanwhile Alex Ferlazzo (Luge) & Alex Almoukov (Biathlon) launched their Olympic campaigns but the day began with Scotty James.
FREESTYLE – MOGULS: Australia’s Olympic Winter Games campaign swings into action on Wednesday night in Sochi with the start of the women’s mogul skiing qualification round.