03/12/2015 17:09 EDT | Updated 05/12/2015 05:59 EDT

Mike Riddle, Cassie Sharpe win gold in ski halfpipe at World Cup event

Canadian freestyle skiers Mike Riddle and Cassie Sharpe turned in gold medal performances in Thursday’s halfpipe World Cup in Tignes, France.

Riddle, a 28-year-old Edmonton native, scored 95.00 points to defeat Americans David Wise (94.20) and Alex Ferreira (87.40).

It was a season-best finish for Riddle, who won a silver medal in the halfpipe at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.

Sharpe, 22, won the women’s event Thursday with a score of 93.80.

The native of Comox, B.C., beat Ayana Onozuka of Japan, who sits atop the World Cup standings with 240 points while Sharpe is fourth with 145 points.