The 2014 Swatch Skiers Cup got off to a smashing start today in Zermatt, Switzerland with the Backcountry Slopestyle discipline. Team Americas came out on top, winning nine rounds to Team Europe’s seven. This sets the stage for an exciting conclusion when the final discipline, Big Mountain, runs later in the week. Check out the best pictures from today's action.

To find out more about The Swatch Skiers Cup then check out MPORA's guide to the event here.