• Dumont Cup Wrap-Up: Oakley’s Joss Christensen Podiums, Taking Third At Simon Dumont’s Pro-Am Thriller In Maine

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    Posted over 2 years ago by John Ohail

    It was more like beach than ski weather in Sunday River, Maine this weekend for the 4th Annual Dumont Cup. That didn’t stop some of the world’s best professional skiers and budding amateurs from hitting the slopes and throwing down some of the sickest tricks the sport has to offer. The newly awarded AFP platinum status event is hosted every year by Oakley skier and Maine’s own, Simon Dumont. This year the competition was thick, the weather was warm and the atmosphere was rockin.

  • Dumont Cup Preview: Oakley Skier Simon Dumont Brings All Eyes Of The Ski World To Maine

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    Posted over 2 years ago by John Ohail

    Highly touted as one of the best skiers on the planet, Oakley athlete Simon Dumont will host the 4th Annual Dumont Cup this weekend at the Sunday River Resort in the mountains of Newry, Maine. Originally created to showcase some of the best skiers in the New England area, the Dumont Cup has quickly turned into one of the most highly anticipated ski competitions of the year. The unique event allows for both amateur and professional skiers from around the world to display their skills at the highest level. Further proving its importance, this year the Dumont Cup has been elevated from gold to platinum status by the Association of Freeskiing Professionals (AFP).

  • Olympic Dreams: Ski Star Alex Schlopy Shreds in Park City, Trains at USSA’s Center of Excellence

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    Posted over 2 years ago by Andrew De Lara

    Young Ski Star Alex Schlopy is on a mission. Oakley’s team ripper, who broke out at Winter X Games 15 last season with a resounding Big Air victory, lead the charge at subsequent events with his stellar riding as the IOC considered Ski Slopestyle as an Olympic event. The IOC was convinced. Now Alex, after shredding park early season on home turf in Park City, began training at the USSA’s new facility: The Center of Excellence – to begin working toward his new goal. The Winter Olympics.

Alex Schlopy

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"Hello my name is Alex Schlopy, and I like to party."

Date of Birth:
July 25, 1992
Hometown:
Park City, Utah
Sponsors:
Oakley, Monster Energy, Nordica, Giro, Soul Poles, US Freeskiing, Mitch, Park City Mountain Resort
Hobbies:
Motocross, skateboarding, cliff jumping, wakeboarding and taking cuties to dinner!

Career Highlights

    • 2011: Gold Medal, Winter X Games Big Air
    • 2011: 1st, FIS World Championships Slopestyle – Park City, UT
    • 2011: 3rd Overall, Dew Tour Slopestyle
    • 2010: 1st, Dumont Cup Slopestyle – Sunday River, ME
    • 2007: 1st, Vermont Freeski Open Slopestyle – Stratton, VT