Danylo Filchenko Strikes Gold at European U21 Championships

Danylo Filchennko had himself a tournament in front of his home crowd in Ukraine at the European U21 Championships.

Danylo already coming in hot after some amazing skiing at the World U21 championships took Gold in jump, Gold in tricks, and Gold in Overall.

Team skier Rob Hazelwood also skiied very well in some challenging conditions. The trick final held in 30mph winds and sideways rain made for a very unpredictable final. Rob posted a score of 8230 to put himself on the podium.  Rob also finsished 4th in Jump to continue his recovery from Arm surgery with some very solid scores.

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Robert Hazelwood

Felix Blomqvist, himself also recovering from knee surgery got back on track with some solid jumping, hitting 59.3m in the prelims, Felix posted a 58.6m jump in the final to get 5th.  Felix will be heading to the World championships in Malaysia next week and will be looking to make the top 12 to get into the finals. 


Next Stop for all 3 will be the World Championships in Putrajaya, Malaysia along with Stokes skiers Felipe Miranda, Rodrigo Miranda, Jacinta Carroll, Jimin Jeong, and Seongmin Ju. Keep posted on iwwfed-ea.org for live resutls and links to the webcast.