Source Title: China’s ice and snow history: Gu ailing won the world extreme games
China News Agency, Beijing, January 30 (reporter Xing Dan) – a reporter learned from the winter sports management center of the General Administration of sports of China on the 30th that the first Chinese player Gu ailing won the women’s double board super U-shaped field competition in asbon of the 2021 world extreme games (X Games) on the 30th Beijing time, which is the first time for a Chinese player to climb the top of X Games.
X Games is a world famous professional competition, which is divided into two parts: summer and winter. The winter World extreme Games has been held since 2002. The athletes of the event take the invitation system. The organizer only invites the excellent athletes who performed well in that year, such as the champions of the Olympic Games and World Championships.
Gu ailing, China’s freestyle U-shaped female athlete, was invited to take part in the event for the first time this year. Gu ailing, born in the United States in 2003, announced to represent China in international competitions in 2019. At the Winter Olympic Games at the beginning of last year, she won two gold medals and one silver, known as a gifted skiing girl.
On that day, a total of 7 players participated in the U-shaped field competition, and Gu Ailing was the fourth to appear. At the beginning of the first round of the competition, she completed the 900 degree and 720 degree twists, followed by 540 degree and 360 degree twists. After the first round, Gu ailing ranked first.
In the following three rounds, Gu Ailing’s performance was also stable, and no other player could pose a threat to her. In the end, Gu ailing won the women’s double board super U-shaped field championship, which is her first X Games champion and the first time for Chinese players to reach the top in X Games. The winner of the Pingchang Winter Olympic Games, Canadian sherpe, took the second place, and another Canadian athlete, kakel, took the third place.
In addition, in the freestyle platform competition held earlier in the day, Gu ailing also won a bronze medal. (end)