Oxford skiers slalom to Silver

Oxford skiers slalom to Silver

Posted on: April 14th, 2014

Alpe D’Huez in France recently hosted the 2014 British Universities Snowsports Council (BUSC) Championships and BUCS Alpine Championships.

The best British University Snowsports athletes competed for glory, including Oxford University Ski & Snowboard Club members.

In the Mixed Dual Slalom team event Oxford finished 2nd, scooping a silver medal. The team made up of Michael Fedosiuk, Jamie Reid, Edward Hiorns, Helena Pickford and Scott Tully beat Loughborough 2nd, Edinburgh and Northumbria on route to the final against Loughborough 1st.

OUSSC Men’s Captain Jamie Reid did very well over the course of the whole competition.

Jamie won 2 bronze medals in the Slalom and Giant Slalom and placed 5th in the Super G.

In the women’s events Helena Pickford was the top Oxford skier placing 5th in the Slalom and 8th in the Super G.

Full results are available on the BUCS website here

BUSC Main Event 2014 Highlights from BUSC Events on Vimeo.

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