Mark McMorris gave his fans an update a week after a life-threatening crash in the backwoods of British Columbia.
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Star Canadian snowboarder Mark McMorris says he "almost died" when he crashed going off a jump in the B.C. backcountry last weekend.
The brother of injured Canadian snowboarding star Mark McMorris says the Olympic medallist is steadily improving in hospital following an accident in B.C.'s backcountry over the weekend.
Despite suffering serious injuries in a backcountry crash over the weekend, Mark McMorris was one of two athletes provisionally named to Canada’s Olympic snowboard team on Tuesday.
Experts say the growing number of skiers and snowboarders enticed by pristine powder in the backcountry shouldn't assume help will arrive quickly if something goes wrong.
For many of the world's best snowboarders, a ride in the backcountry is a return to the sport's roots.
Canadian snowboarding star Mark McMorris is in a Vancouver hospital after suffering several injuries in a backcountry snowboarding accident on Saturday.
Canada earned bronze in both the men's and women's team snowboard cross events on the last day of the World Cup final in Veysonnaz, Switzerland, on Sunday.
Canada's Kevin Hill finished just off the podium in fourth place after a crash in the snowboard cross competition at the World Cup in Veysonnaz, Switzerland on Saturday.
Watch live action on Saturday at 8:30 a.m. ET of a snowboard cross World Cup event in Veysonnaz, Switzerland.