Winning Runs: Hirano, Ferguson, and White Podium at First 2018 Winter Olympic Halfpipe Qualifier

The U.S. Grand Prix went off this past weekend in Copper, CO, and the highly anticipated halfpipe finals was no exception. With a start list consisting of past gold medalists from the X Games, U.S. Open, and Olympics, everyone had a shot at the number one spot. Scotty James, Gabe Ferguson, Louie Vito, Danny Davis, Raibu Katayama were just some of the big names that stoked the crowd with lofty airs and big spins. In the end, Japanese rider Ayumu Hirano laid down the top run while the United State’s Ben Ferguson and Shaun White added some points to their bid for the selection team landing in second and third place. Check out the video above for the highlights!

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