Responsive interactive infographic explains the Snowboard events of Parallel Giant Slalom and Snowboard Cross.
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PYEONGCHANG 2018

Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Snowboard racing and freestyle

By Ben Mullins

February 9, 2018 - February 25, 2018 - There are five Snowboard events at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea. Big Air (new event), Snowboard Cross, Halfpipe, Parallel Giant Slalom, and Slopestyle.

Snowboard racing events include Alpine Snowboarding, on groomed pistes, and Snowboard Cross, a mass start event on a course that includes jumps, berms, and other obstacles. (A berm is a bank with a more defined turn and an arc shape.)

PUBLISHED: 08/12/2017; STORY: Graphic News
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