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Slopestyle added to FIS Championships

World Championships are next step to Winter Olympic inclusion.

Updated: February 6, 2011, 12:30 PM ET
By Megan Michelson | ESPN Action Sports

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Over the weekend, the International Ski Federation (FIS) Council decided that ski and snowboard slopestyle would be added, for the first time, to the 2011 Freestyle and Snowboard World Championships. The decision was made at FIS headquarters in Oberhofen, Switzerland.

This comes after the recent IOC Executive Board meeting in Acapulco, Mexico, where the decision to admit ski and snowboard slopestyle and ...

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