Alex Ferreira http://aspenpublicradio.org en Road to Sochi: Freeskier Alex Ferreira Hopes to Make Team USA http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/road-sochi-freeskier-alex-ferreira-hopes-make-team-usa <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Aspen native Alex Ferreira was asked to be on the U.S. Ski Team before he graduated high school. The 19-year-old </span>freeskier<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> competes in the </span>halfpipe<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and the 2014 Olympics would be his first. Right now, he’s splitting his time between training, competing and studying. He’s enrolled in college in Utah, and he says it keeps his life balanced. Aspen Public Radio's Marci </span>Krivonen<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> reports.</span></p><p> Tue, 26 Nov 2013 00:30:00 +0000 Marci Krivonen 10703 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Road to Sochi: Freeskier Alex Ferreira Hopes to Make Team USA