Hendrickson takes second place at final 2015 World Cup in Oslo, Norway

Hendrickson takes second place at final 2015 World Cup in Oslo, Norway

Park City, UT--Sarah Hendrickson of the U.S. Visa Women’s Ski Jumping Team took second place at the final World Cup competition of the 2015 season. With jumps of 126.5 and 128.5 meters in the two rounds of competition on the Large Hill, Hendrickson scored an impressive 257.1 points. Rival Sara Takanashi of Japan won the competition with jumps of 128.0 and 127.0 meters and 263.8 points. Canadian Taylor Henrich rounded out the podium in third place.

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Hendrickson Sixth, Jerome Ninth at World Championships in Falun, Sweden

Hendrickson Sixth, Jerome Ninth at World Championships in Falun, Sweden

Park City, UT – Defending World Champion Sarah Hendrickson took sixth place at the World Championships in Falun, Sweden on Friday, February 20, 2015. Hendrickson scored 226.4 points with jumps of 87.0 and 91.0 meters in variable wind conditions.

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Hendrickson on the Podium at 12th and 13th World Cup in Ljubno, Slovenia

Hendrickson on the Podium at 12th and 13th World Cup in Ljubno, Slovenia

Park City, UT—Sarah Hendrickson of the U.S. Visa Women’s Ski Jumping Team placed third in both the 12th and 13th World Cup competitions in Ljubno, Slovenia on February 14 and 15, 2015. On Saturday, Hendrickson secured her podium finish by soaring 86.0 and 87.0 meters in her two jumps and scoring 237.1 points. Nita Englund placed 12th, with jumps of 83.5 and 83.0 meters and 224.2 points. Tara Geraghty-Moats placed 17th on Saturday, flying 80.0 and 85.0 meters and scoring 215.2 points. Abby Hughes placed 20th. 

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Englund Secures Podium at World Cup Competition in Rasnov, Romania

Englund Secures Podium at World Cup Competition in Rasnov, Romania

Park City, UT—Nita Englund of the U.S. Visa Women’s Ski Jumping Team took second place at the 11th World Cup competition in Rasnov, Romania on Sunday, February 8, 2015 after a 12th place finish on Saturday in the 10th World Cup competition. Englund flew 94.0 meters, scoring 118.3 points to secure her podium on Sunday. Tara Geraghty-Moats also had a good day Sunday, jumping 93.0 meters and scoring 110.1 points to secure a 9th place finish. Sarah Hendrickson placed 14th with an 88.0 meter jump and 104.8 points. Sara Takanashi of Japan took first place with a 95.0 meter jump and 121.4 points.

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Hendrickson 8th on Saturday, Englund 7th on Sunday at World Cup in Hinzenbach, Austria

Park City, UT—Sarah Hendrickson, 20, of the U.S. Visa Women’s Ski Jumping Team placed 8th in the eighth World Cup competition of the 2014/2015 season in Hinzenbach, Austria on January 31, 2015. In a highly competitive field, Hendrickson soared 88.5 and 83.5 meters in her two jumps, scoring 233.6 points.

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Nita Englund takes 7th and 8th place in World Cup Competitions in Oberstdorf, Germany

Park City, UT—Nita Englund of the U.S. Visa Women’s Ski Jumping Team placed a career-best seventh place in Oberstdorf, Germany in the Sixth World Cup competition of the season on Saturday, January 24, 2015. With a second place finish and 98.5 meter jump in the qualifying round, Englund went on to soar 95.0 and 88.5 meters in her competition jumps, scoring 211.4 points. 

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Weather, Conditions in Zao, Japan and Falun, Sweden Create Challenges for the U.S. Visa Women’s Ski Jumping Team

Park City, UT – The U.S. Women’s Ski Jumping Team faced challenging conditions, with numerous delays and cancellations, during the both the World Cup competition in Zao, Japan and the Continental Cup competition in Falun, Sweden this weekend.

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