Snowboarding at the 2018 Winter Olympics

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Snowboarding

at the XXIII Olympic Winter Games
Snowboard Big Air, Pyeongchang 2018.svgSnowboard Halfpipe, Pyeongchang 2018.svgSnowboard Parallel Giant Slalom, Pyeongchang 2018.svg
Snowboard Slopestyle, Pyeongchang 2018.svgSnowboard Cross, Pyeongchang 2018.svg

The pictograms for big airhalfpipeparallel giant slalom,slopestyle, and snowboard cross events.
Venue Bogwang Phoenix Park
Dates 10–24 February 2018
No. of events 10 (5 men, 5 women)
Competitors 248 from 30 nations
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Snowboarding at the 2018 Winter Olympics was held at the Bogwang Phoenix Park in PyeongchangSouth Korea. A total of ten snowboarding events were scheduled to take place between 10 and 24 February 2018.[1]

The parallel slalom event, which made its debut four years earlier at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, was dropped from the games in 2018 in favour of a new big air event.[2]

Qualification[edit]

A total of 258 quota spots were available to athletes to compete at the games (142 men and 116 women). Each National Olympic Committee was permitted to enter a maximum of 26 athletes, with a maximum of 14 men or 14 women. Each event had its own maximum number of quota spots, however slopestyle and big air were calculated jointly per nation.[3]

Competition schedule[edit]

The following was the competition schedule for all ten events.[4]

Sessions that included the event finals are shown in bold.

All times are (UTC+9).

Date Time Event
10 February 10:00 Men’s slopestyle
11 February 10:00 Men’s slopestyle
13:30 Women’s slopestyle
12 February 10:00 Women’s slopestyle
13:30 Women’s halfpipe
13 February 10:00 Women’s halfpipe
13:00 Men’s halfpipe
14 February 10:30 Men’s halfpipe
15 February 11:00 Men’s snowboard cross
16 February 10:00 Women’s snowboard cross
19 February 10:00 Women’s big air
21 February 09:30 Men’s big air
22 February 09:30 Women’s big air
24 February 09:00 Women’s parallel giant slalom
Men’s parallel giant slalom
10:00 Men’s big air
13:30 Women’s parallel giant slalom
Men’s parallel giant slalom

Medal summary[edit]

Medal table[edit]

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  United States (USA) 4 2 1 7
2  Canada (CAN) 1 2 1 4
3  France (FRA) 1 1 0 2
4  Czech Republic (CZE) 1 0 1 2
5  Austria (AUT) 1 0 0 1
 Italy (ITA) 1 0 0 1
 Switzerland (SUI) 1 0 0 1
8  Australia (AUS) 0 1 1 2
 Germany (GER) 0 1 1 2
10  China (CHN) 0 1 0 1
 Japan (JPN) 0 1 0 1
 South Korea (KOR) 0 1 0 1
13  Finland (FIN) 0 0 1 1
 Great Britain (GBR) 0 0 1 1
 New Zealand (NZL) 0 0 1 1
 Slovenia (SLO) 0 0 1 1
 Spain (ESP) 0 0 1 1
Total 10 10 10 30

Men’s events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Big air[5]
details
Sébastien Toutant
 Canada
174.25 Kyle Mack
 United States
168.75 Billy Morgan
 Great Britain
168.00
Halfpipe[6]
details
Shaun White
 United States
97.75 Ayumu Hirano
 Japan
95.25 Scotty James
 Australia
92.00
Parallel giant slalom[7]
details
Nevin Galmarini
 Switzerland
Lee Sang-ho
 South Korea
Žan Košir
 Slovenia
Slopestyle[8]
details
Redmond Gerard
 United States
87.16 Max Parrot
 Canada
86.00 Mark McMorris
 Canada
85.20
Snowboard cross[9]
details
Pierre Vaultier
 France
Jarryd Hughes
 Australia
Regino Hernández
 Spain

Women’s events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Big air[10]
details
Anna Gasser
 Austria
185.00 Jamie Anderson
 United States
177.25 Zoi Sadowski-Synnott
 New Zealand
157.50
Halfpipe[11]
details
Chloe Kim
 United States
98.25 Liu Jiayu
 China
89.75 Arielle Gold
 United States
85.75
Parallel giant slalom[12]
details
Ester Ledecká
 Czech Republic
Selina Jörg
 Germany
Ramona Theresia Hofmeister
 Germany
Slopestyle[13]
details
Jamie Anderson
 United States
83.00 Laurie Blouin
 Canada
76.33 Enni Rukajärvi
 Finland
75.38
Snowboard cross[14]
details
Michela Moioli
 Italy
Julia Pereira de Sousa-Mabileau
 France
Eva Samková
 Czech Republic

Participating nations[edit]

A total of 248 athletes from 30 nations (including the IOC‘s designation of Olympic Athletes from Russia) were scheduled to participate (the numbers of athletes are shown in parentheses).[15]

References