A strong field featuring 93 athletes from Mt Buller, Mt Hotham and Falls Creek battled it out on the Chamois ski run for $1600 in prizemoney from Bounce Inc and prizes from Bolle.
After a week of snowy skies, the weather cleared right on cue during the qualification round, setting the scene for a spectacular day of mogul skiing and jumping.
Two of Australia’s leading junior athletes Claudia Gueli and Angus Cronin-Guss performed strongly to recorded victory in the 19 and under division.
The win marks the fourth jNats title for Angus and the third for Claudia,
In the 13 and under youth division, Edward Hill and Airlie Bowes won their first jNats titles.
Many thanks to the event sponsors, Mt Buller Mountain Operations Team, Race Department, TBR Coaches and volunteers for their efforts in making the competition a success.
Full results available at www.jnats.com
Junior Men (19 & Under)
1st Angus Cronin Guss (TBR/Mt Buller)
2nd Max Bernard (Mt Buller)
3rd Daniel Walker (TBR/Mt Buller)
Junior Women (19 & Under)
1st Claudia Gueli (NSWIS/TBR/Mt Buller)
2nd Eleanor Mullins (Falls Creek)
3rd Lilly Schwarz (TBR/Mt Buller)
Youth Men (13 & Under)
1st Edward Hill (Snow Squad/TBR/Mt Buller)
2nd Hugo Bernard (TBR/Mt Buller)
3rd Jacob Elliott (Falls Creek)
Youth Female (13 & Under)
1st Airlie Bowes (Falls Creek)
2nd Mietta Passon (Snow Squad/TBR/Mt Buller)
3rd Louisa Chong (TBR/Mt Buller)