At the inaugural Big Air Ski FIS Freestyle World Championship in February 2019, Julia hit the podium in front of 6,000+ spectators under the lights at The Canyons Resort - Park City Mountain.

At the inaugural Big Air Ski FIS Freestyle World Championship in February 2019, Julia hit the podium in front of 6,000+ spectators under the lights at The Canyons Resort - Park City Mountain.

BIG AIR & SLOPESTYLE SKIING - UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

HEIGHT & WEIGHT: 5'9 / 130

DATE OF BIRTH: July 6, 1997 (21)

HOMETOWN & RESIDENCE: Hanover, New Hampshire / Park City, Utah & Norwich, Vermont

# OF YEARS ON THE US NATIONAL TEAM: 4 - Julia has been on the Senior US Freeskiing team since 2015-16 / FIS Code: 2529530

FAMILY: Diana & Peter - Mom and Dad / Pierson & Alex  - Brothers

OLYMPIC EXPERIENCE: Sochi 2014 (11th Place) - Slopestyle

FIS FREESTYLE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP:

  • 2019 FIS FREESTYLE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP (Silver) - Big Air

AFP / FIS WORLD CUP EXPERIENCE:

2018-19 (Bronze) - Seiser Alm Legends (Italy), Font Romeu, France & Stubai, Austria - FIS Freestyle World Cup - Slopestyle

2017-18 (5 races) in Cardrona New Zealand, Snowmass - USA, Mammoth Mountain - USA, Silvaplana -Switzerland & Seiser Alm, Italy - FIS Freestyle World Cup - Slopestyle

2016-17 (2 races) in Quebec City, Canada & Silvaplana, Switzerland (Mammoth Mountain was cancelled on event weekend for bad weather conditions)

2015-16 (1 race) in Silvaplana, Switzerland - FIS Freestyle World Cup - Slopestyle

2014-15 (1 race) in Copper Mountain, USA - FIS Freestyle World Cup - Halfpipe

2013-14 (2 races) in Copper Mountain, USA & Breckenridge, USA - FIS Freestyle World Cup - Slopestyle

2012-13 (1 race) in Copper Mountain, USA - FIS Freestyle World Cup - Slopestyle

U.S. FREESKIING GRAND PRIX MEDALS: 1 - GOLD (Park City Jan 2014) - Platinum Rated Event

ASSOCIATION OF FREESKIING PROFESSIONALS MEDALS: 1 - GOLD (Heavenly March 2014) - Gold Rated Event

Peter, Alex, Julia, Diana and Pierson Krass

AFP WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP EXPERIENCE: WHISTLER 2014 (5th place)

U.S. NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP MEDALS: 2019 U.S. National Champion - Big Air

WINTER DEW TOUR EXPERIENCE: 2014 (BRONZE), 2013 (7th place)

X GAMES EXPERIENCE: 2015 (5th place)

NOR-AM EXPERIENCE: 6 competitions in Slopestyle and Halfpipe.  2 - 4th place finishes in Slopestyle, 1 - 4th place finish in Halfpipe

FIS WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP EXPERIENCE: 5th place (2013) - Chiesea in Valmalenco, Italy - Slopestyle

EDUCATION: Dartmouth University '21

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS:  Varsity Soccer - Center / Midfielder

OTHER SPORTS NOTES:  Won New Hampshire State Division II Soccer Championship in 2014

EQUIPMENT USED IN COMPETITION: Volkl Skis, Poc Helmet, Poc Goggles, Dalbello Boots

ENDORSEMENTS:

Julia captured her first Dew Tour medal in Breckenridge, CO in December 2014

  • POC Sports

  • Marker Volkl Dalbello

  • Bose

  • Krave Jerky

SOCIAL MEDIA:

  • @JuliaKrass - Twitter

  • JuliaKrassFreeSki - Instagram