Australia’s record medal haul at freestyle FIS World Championships

Team Australia has recorded their highest ever podium tally at a Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships, winning a staggering six medals in Bakuriani, Georgia.

The 21 strong team of skiers and snowboarders scored four silver medals and two bronze medals across two weeks of competition.

Australia’s medalled athletes competed across moguls, aerials, snowboard halfpipe, SBX and snowboard big air to take pride of place on the podium in a stellar display of elite snow sports.

This is how it went down.

Danielle Scott took the first medal for Team Australia at the FIS World Championships, placing second in the aerial finals.

Danielle Scott takes silver for Australia at the FIS World Championships

Then Winter Olympic silver medalist, Matt Graham, backed up his silver medal in the moguls with a bronze medal in the dual moguls event.

Matt Graham goes back to back medals at FIS World Champs moguls

Boardercross prodigy, Josie Baff, took Australia’s third silver medal of the World Championships with a stunning result at her first World Champs.

Aussie Josie Baff takes silver in SBX FIS World Championships

Snowboard wonder, Valentino Guseli, battled injury throughout the week forcing him to pull out of slopestyle and big air but dug deep to take the silver in the halfpipe.

Aussie boarder Valentino Guseli wins silver FIS World Champs halfpipe

Then Tess Coady finished off Team Australia’s record breaking medal haul by taking bronze in the snowboard big air.

Tess Coady takes bronze in FIS World Champs snowboard Big Air

But wait, there’s more. Danielle Scott and Laura Peel backed it up with gold then silver in the first FIS World Cup after the World Championships.

Bring on Italy 2026 Winter Olympics.

Rachael Oakes-Ash is the name behind @misssnowitall and the founder of 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.