Utah was a vital region in the formation of freestyle skiing and remains a global hotbed. The FIS Freestyle World Cup at Deer Valley Resort in Park City is a favorite for athletes and fans. Utah played host to the FIS Freestyle World Championships three times, most recently in 2019 together with the Snowboard World Championships. Deer Valley’s annual World Cup attracts thousands of fans, with nearby Park City Mountain another prominent venue in the sport. Olympic champions Joss Christensen and Alex Hall, along with moguls gold and bronze medalist Hannah Kearney, call Park City home.