Jon Olsson from Sweden added another impressive result to his grandiose career: he finished second in the Freeski Big Air Final at freestyle.ch 2005 in Zurich.
Spectacular duels in the air
41 000 enthusiastic spectators came to the Landiwiese in Zurich to cheer at the athletic high-performances of the world’s best freestyle-stars. The pros went big with every trick in the book and the fight was tight. A total of 120 000 US$ were at stake.
In the finals of the freeskiers the two pairings Niklas Karlström (SWE)/Florian Wieser (AUT) and Jon Olsson (SWE)/Laurent Favre (FRA) were set. Olsson slammed his jump and took the second place. The Frenchman Laurent Favre won the title «freestyle.champ». Florian Wieser took the third place.