Winter Vinecki claimed her third individual victory of the season in the aerials event held in Lac-Beauport, Canada on a day with rain and clouds that forced athletes to adjust their game plans.
The US team had a strong showing, with five women and two men advancing to the finals. This included Winter Vinecki, who missed out on the previous day’s finals but qualified for the second spot on Sunday. In the finals, Vinecki almost lost her balance but managed to advance into the superfinals with her score. Chris Lillis fell hard in the finals but escaped injury.
In the final round, Vinecki emerged victorious by performing a back lay-full-full as the only woman attempting a triple. This earned her her third individual win and fourth overall win of the season, giving her the yellow leader’s bib. The team is now headed to Almaty, Kazakhstan for their final World Cup of