William Buffey and Sommer Gendron Grab Gold in Sweden
April 9, 2019
William Buffey and Sommer Gendron celebrating on the podium.
The NextGen Slope team raised the red and white today, claiming gold in both the Women's and Men's FIS Junior Worlds Slopestyle final in Klaeppen, Sweden!
(above) Sommer Gendron (CAN), on top of the world, in her young career posting a winning score of 86.25. Eveliina Taka (FIN) in second place with a 83.75, and Ty Schnorrbusch (USA) in third with a 80.50
(above) William Buffey, 2 fingers to the sky celebrating his 1st place gold! Buffey (CAN) finished with an overall score of 91.25. Samuel Jaros (SVK) in second place with an overall score of 85.25, and Rikuto Ohashi (JPN) with an overall score of 80.00
Buffey now sits 35th overall in the FIS ranking with 260.00 points
The Canadian team with the celebration photo post victory
Buffey and Gendron will be competing in Big Air, in Klaeppen on the 12th
For more on the win from the FIS click here