With funding pulled, racers form ASCA
Following an 18-month strategic planning review, the United States Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) pulled funding from elite sports, including ski cross. According to vice president of athletics Luke Bodensteiner, the USSA opted to redirect funds towards shoring up its alpine, freestyle aerials and snowboarding programs by establishing a domestic base of competition. Ski cross didn't qualify, but the USSA will continue to host lower-tier events.
As a result, after the 2010 ...
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