Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Winter Sports/Snowboard’ Category

Canadian snowboarder McMorris in hospital after serious backcountry accident

Monday, March 27th, 2017
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Canadian snowboarding star Mark McMorris is in a Vancouver hospital after suffering several injuries in a backcountry snowboarding accident on Saturday.

Canadian men’s, women’s teams each win snowboard cross bronze

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

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 just misses podium after crash in snowboard cross

Saturday, March 25th, 2017
Switzerland Snowboard World Cup

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.

Snowboard World Cup: Snowboard cross

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Watch live action on Saturday at 8:30 a.m. ET of a snowboard cross World Cup event in Veysonnaz, Switzerland.

Olympic champion Podladtchikov tears ACL in right knee

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

Olympic halfpipe champion Iouri Podladtchikov will have surgery after sustaining a serious knee injury at the snowboard world championships.

McMorris edges Parrot for gold in X Games big air

Saturday, March 11th, 2017

Canadians Mark McMorris and Max Parrot finished first and second, respectively in the big air event at the X Games in Norway on Saturday.

Canada’s Toutant wins snowboard slopestyle World Cup in Quebec

Sunday, February 12th, 2017

Canada's Sebastien Toutant soared to a World Cup snowboard slopestyle gold medal on Sunday in Stoneham, Quebec, while his teammate Mark McMorris took home the silver.

Mark McMorris strikes big air gold in Quebec

Saturday, February 11th, 2017

Snowboarder Mark McMorris edged fellow Canadian Max Parrot for the gold medal at a big air World Cup event on Saturday.

Canada’s O’Dine wins 1st career snowboard cross bronze

Saturday, February 11th, 2017
Meryeta O'Dine Bronze

Canada's Meryeta O'Dine raced to her first career World Cup podium finish on Saturday, earning bronze in the women's snowboard cross event in Feldberg, Germany.

World Cup snowboarding: Snowboard cross & parallel giant slalom

Friday, February 10th, 2017

Watch live as some of the world's best snowboarders compete at World Cup stops in Feldberg, Germany and Bokwang, South Korea.