2014 Rocky Mountain Freestyle Qualifier Series Championship
The event drew nearly 100 aspiring freestyle skiers to Steamboat Ski Area on March 22 and challenged them with one of their biggest tests of the season. Steamboat J5 skier Kenzie Radway was the overall girls champion, ahead of Winter Park’s J3 skier Anna Whittier in second and J3 Team Summit skier Alexis Langer in third. J4 skier Frankie Giaccio, of Vail, was the boys champion. His J3 teammate Ezra Cope was second and J4 Summit skier Max Duxbury finished third. Other age group champs included Sage Michel, of Winter Park, in the girls J4 division and Steamboat’s Elizabeth Lemley in the girls J6 age group. On the boys’ side, Cole Alexus, from Purgatory, was first in the J5 division, and teammate Freddie Mickel was first in the J6 group.