And it begins again….Dew Tour is Brita’s First Event Back on Skis

And it begins again....Dew Tour is Brita's First Event Back on Skis
The 2014-15 freeskiing competition season has begun and Brita has returned to competition. She sat out of the inaugural Grand Prix event at Copper Mountain last week due to recent ankle surgery. Participating in today’s Dew Tour semi-finals in Breckenridge, she barely missed the final 5, finishing 6th in the first 2 runs.  The next ...

Big Feet & Backflips In Tahoe

Big Feet & Backflips In Tahoe
Brita recently took a quick trip to Tahoe to check in with her family and friends at Alpine Meadows and Squaw Valley.  Park City friends Kim and Elizabeth also came along for the ride to California. When the trio discovered several pairs of Kneissl Big Feet in the family garage, a plan for pandemonium was ...

Brita wins qualifiers and places 2nd in SFR Tour Final

Brita wins qualifiers and places 2nd in SFR Tour Final
Brita shone at the SFR Tour final in Tignes, France. She won the qualifying event in impressive form on Tuesday, and scored the 2nd highest score behind Marie Martinod in the finals on Wednesday. This event is the final competition of the year for Brita. She looks ahead excitedly to training camps during the summer, ...

New K2 Video: Brita and Anna Segal. Check It Out!

New K2 Video: Brita and Anna Segal. Check It Out!
K2 released Part 8 of their Skeeze series today. Thanks K2 for an awesome video! Happy times, love my K2 skis. Share this:EmailFacebookTwitterTumblrPinterest

The 2014 Olympics Are A Wrap: 2nd in Qualifying and 6th in Finals

The 2014 Olympics Are A Wrap: 2nd in Qualifying and 6th in Finals
The Olympics were an amazing experience and I am very grateful to have had the opportunity to represent my country.  The world has been introduced to half pipe skiing , which was much overdue. While I would have preferred to repeat my qualifying run during finals, I am proud to have given it my all. ...

Brita & Aaron’s Chobani Commercial

Brita & Aaron's Chobani Commercial
US Freeskiing Team members Brita Sigourney and Aaron Blunck recently took a trip to the Chobani yogurt production facility in Twin Falls, Idaho to shoot a commercial. Chobani is featured not only as a sponsor of the US Ski Team, but also as a part of breakfast for many of the athletes. Recently, some controversy ...

Brita’s Family Arrives At Sochi

Brita's Family Arrives At Sochi
It’s only two more days until the ladies of the US Freeskiing Team take to the halfpipe at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park. Brita’s been there more than a week, and she now has some additional support from her biggest fans – her family. Originally, only parents Thad and Julie Sigourney were traveling to the ...

Brita’s At Sochi, Ten Days To Wait

Brita's At Sochi, Ten Days To Wait
Brita Sigourney arrived safely in Sochi for the 2014 Olympic Games last week. With the opening ceremony being done, and the halfpipe competition still 10 days away, she’s had some time to reflect on the Olympics, her family, friends and puppies. The US Freeskiing Halfpipe Team just made the move from the Coastal Cluster to ...

The Olympics Are Coming!

The Olympics Are Coming!
There has been a flurry of media interest now that Brita is headed for Sochi. Here are a few of the articles and interviews that have recently been released. There are several very well done videos from Thrive Sports, at lockerdome.com.  The first video, “Thrive Rings True: Brita Sigourney” is about injuries and resilience in being ...

Brita Follows Up Her Olympic Team Selection With One More Podium At Park City

Brita Follows Up Her Olympic Team Selection With One More Podium At Park City
The second half of the Park City Grand Prix doubleheader finished today with Brita Sigourney back on the podium for a silver medal. Having secured her spot on the Olympic team yesterday, today’s event was just a victory lap and more practice for next month’s Sochi Olympics. Brita capitalized on the opportunity and put down ...