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

Shred gnar, drive it far: Mark McMorris notes similarities between snowboard, golf

Saturday, July 28th, 2018

One sport involves hurdling off snow-covered jumps. The other is played on manicured grass. Still, Canadian Olympic snowboarder Mark McMorris sees a lot of similarities between his craft and the golfers he's been watching this week.

Canadian snowboarder Mercedes Nicoll retires with ‘no regrets’

Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
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Canadian Mercedes Nicoll, who recently completed her fourth Olympic Games, announced her retirement from competitive halfpipe snowboarding on Tuesday.

Canada’s Max Parrot caps World Cup season with big air gold in Quebec City

Saturday, March 24th, 2018
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Max Parrot took home gold in the snowboarding big air event in Quebec City on Saturday.

Watch World Cup big air snowboarding from Quebec City

Friday, March 23rd, 2018
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Watch live action from the final World Cup big air snowboard competition of the season from Quebec City.

Road to the Olympic Games: World Cup snowboard cross

Friday, March 16th, 2018

Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. On this week's edition of the program, watch action from the World Cup snowboard cross event in Switzerland.

Watch World Cup snowboard cross from Switzerland

Friday, March 16th, 2018
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Watch as World Cup snowboard cross stars go for gold in Veysonnaz, Switzerland.

Watch World Cup slopestyle snowboarding from Italy

Friday, March 16th, 2018

Watch live as some of the world's best snowboarders compete at the World Cup stop in Seiser Alm, Italy.

Mark McMorris repeats as slopestyle champ at Burton U.S. Open

Friday, March 9th, 2018

Canada’s Mark McMorris is back to his winning ways after defending his slopestyle crown at the 36th Burton U.S. Open in Vail, Colo., on Friday.

Watch World Cup parallel giant slalom snowboarding

Friday, March 9th, 2018
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Watch as World Cup snowboarders go for gold in the parallel giant slalom event in Swirtzerland.

Mark McMorris leads star-studded slopestyle semifinal at Burton U.S. Open

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018

Canada's Mark McMorris is well on his way as he looks to repeat as slopestyle champion at the 36th Burton U.S. Open. in Vail, Colo.