Ambühl wins JOI with triple cork 1440

Jon Olsson's annual big air invitational goes off in Are, Sweden

Updated: May 16, 2011, 3:10 PM ET
By Olivia Dwyer | ESPN Action Sports

Elias Ambuhl won the Jon Olsson Invitational Saturday in Ċre, Sweden, stomping a trio of triple cork 1440s in the finals to seal the win.

"It's kind of cool that you can get used to a trick that is so hard," said Ambuhl, who gave 60 percent of his $15,000 prize to Pekka Hyysalo, a Finnish freeskier recovering from a traumatic brain injury.

Ole Mustad came in second with a double cork 1260, and Andreas Hatveit's stylish double cork 1080 with an octo grab earned him third ...

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