Britt Cox takes gold and Matt Graham silver in first FIS World Cup of the season

Australian mogul skier, Britt Cox, won her first ever FIS World Cup event in Ruka, Finland today. Her male teammate, Matt Graham, scored silver behind current world number one, Canadian Mikael Kingsbury who won his record 34th moguls World Cup victory.

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Britt scored 73.91 points on the Finnish course to take first place with Perrine Laffont of France in second place and Keaton McCargo from the USA in third.

Fellow Aussie, Rohan Chapman Davies also made it to his first FIS World Cup final and finished 15th in the line up.

Check out the gallery of images from the Australian Mogul Skiing Academy.

 

Rachael Oakes-Ash is the name behind @misssnowitall and the founder of SnowsBest.com. A long time travel and lifestyle journalist and ski writer, she's been published in ESPN, TIME, Wallpaper*, Action Asia, Inside Sport, Australian Financial Review, Emirates Open Skies, Conde Nast Traveler and more. She was the Fairfax snow blogger from 2007 to 2017 and the Southern Hemisphere editor for OnTheSnow. Rachael is also a documentary producer, author, radio announcer and humorist.

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