Freestyle skiing at the 2018 Winter Olympics – Men's ski cross

The men's ski cross event in freestyle skiing at the 2018 Winter Olympics took place on 21 February 2018 at the Bogwang Phoenix Park, Pyeongchang, South Korea.[1][2]

Men's ski cross
at the XXIII Olympic Winter Games
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VenueBogwang Phoenix Park, Pyeongchang, South Korea
Dates21 February
Competitors31 from 11 nations
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Brady Leman  Canada
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Marc Bischofberger  Switzerland
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Sergey Ridzik  Olympic Athletes from Russia
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QualificationEdit

The top 32 athletes in the Olympic quota allocation list qualified, with a maximum of four athletes per National Olympic Committee (NOC) allowed. All athletes qualifying must also have placed in the top 30 of a FIS World Cup event or the FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboarding World Championships 2017 during the qualification period (1 July 2016 to 21 January 2018) and also have a minimum of 80 FIS points to compete. If the host country, South Korea at the 2018 Winter Olympics did not qualify, their chosen athlete would displace the last qualified athlete, granted all qualification criterion was met.[3]

ResultsEdit

SeedingEdit

The seeding round was held at 11:30.[4]

Rank Bib Name Country Time Difference
1 9 Alex Fiva   Switzerland 1:08.74
2 10 Sergey Ridzik   Olympic Athletes from Russia 1:09.21 +0.47
3 16 Kevin Drury   Canada 1:09.41 +0.67
4 2 Armin Niederer   Switzerland 1:09.46 +0.72
5 14 Filip Flisar   Slovenia 1:09.65 +0.91
6 8 Christoph Wahrstötter   Austria 1:09.79 +1.05
7 15 Jean-Frédéric Chapuis   France 1:09.84 +1.10
8 6 Brady Leman   Canada 1:09.94 +1.20
9 11 Marc Bischofberger   Switzerland 1:09.99 +1.25
10 7 Paul Eckert   Germany 1:10.06 +1.32
11 28 Robert Winkler   Austria 1:10.09 +1.35
12 29 Stefan Thanei   Italy 1:10.10 +1.36
13 19 Jonas Lenherr   Switzerland 1:10.12 +1.38
14 1 Arnaud Bovolenta   France 1:10.12 +1.38
15 26 Siegmar Klotz   Italy 1:10.15 +1.41
16 20 Adam Kappacher   Austria 1:10.17 +1.43
17 24 Igor Omelin   Olympic Athletes from Russia 1:10.24 +1.50
18 13 François Place   France 1:10.26 +1.52
19 3 Victor Öhling Norberg   Sweden 1:10.26 +1.52
20 17 Tim Hronek   Germany 1:10.27 +1.53
21 27 Florian Wilmsmann   Germany 1:10.33 +1.59
22 23 Erik Mobärg   Sweden 1:10.36 +1.62
23 25 Egor Korotkov   Olympic Athletes from Russia 1:10.39 +1.65
24 4 Terence Tchiknavorian   France 1:10.41 +1.67
25 21 Jamie Prebble   New Zealand 1:10.48 +1.74
26 22 David Duncan   Canada 1:10.51 +1.77
27 30 Semen Denshchikov   Olympic Athletes from Russia 1:10.86 +2.12
28 12 Thomas Zangerl   Austria 1:10.96 +2.22
29 5 Viktor Andersson   Sweden 1:11.20 +2.46
30 31 Anton Grimus   Australia 1:40.80 +32.06
31 18 Christopher Del Bosco   Canada 1:48.25 +39.51

Elimination roundEdit

A knockout stage was held to determine the winner.[5][6]

1/8 finalsEdit

QuarterfinalsEdit

SemifinalsEdit

FinalsEdit

Small final
Rank Bib Name Country Notes
5 4 Armin Niederer   Switzerland
6 14 Arnaud Bovolenta   France
7 5 Filip Flisar   Slovenia
8 26 David Duncan   Canada
Big final
 
The podium
Rank Bib Name Country Notes
  8 Brady Leman   Canada
  9 Marc Bischofberger   Switzerland
  2 Sergey Ridzik   Olympic Athletes from Russia
4 3 Kevin Drury   Canada DNF

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Schedule". POCOG. Retrieved 13 January 2018.
  2. ^ Start list
  3. ^ "Qualification Systems for XXII Olympic Winter Games, PyeongChang 2018 Freestyle skiing" (PDF). International Ski Federation (FIS). 9 September 2016. Retrieved 21 January 2018.
  4. ^ Qualification results
  5. ^ Final bracket
  6. ^ Final results