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

Watch snowboard World Cup: Halfpipe at Copper Mountain

Friday, December 8th, 2017

Watch as World Cup snowboarders go for gold in the haflpipe competition in Copper Mountain, Colo.

Mark McMorris and Max Parrot: Best of frenemies

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
Mark McMorris Max Parrot Canada Snowboard

Canada’s Mark McMorris and Max Parrot are two of the world’s best snowboarders and both will be medal favourites at the 2018 Winter Olympics. But that’s about where the similarities between them end.

Watch Big Air freestyle skiing & snowboarding

Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Watch as World Cup freestyle skiers and snowboarders go for gold in the big air competition in Monchengladbach, Germany.

He’s back: Mark McMorris puts world on notice with Big Air gold

Saturday, November 25th, 2017

Canada's Mark McMorris made a triumphant return to World Cup snowboard big air on Saturday, scoring gold following a trio of spectacular jumps in Beijing.

Watch Mark McMorris compete at Big Air in Beijing

Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

Watch as World Cup snowboarders, including Canada's Mark McMorris, go for gold in the big air competition in Beijing.

Truchon, Blouin miss podium in 1st snowboard big air World Cup event of season

Saturday, November 11th, 2017

Canada failed to take home a medal at the first big air event of the season in Milan, with both Laurie Blouin and Antoine Truchon finishing just off the podium. In the men's event, the Americans swept the podium.

Watch the Snowboarding World Cup: Big Air from Milan

Thursday, November 9th, 2017
big air milan live stream

Watch as World Cup snowboarders go for gold in the big air competition in Milan, Italy.

Road to the Olympic Games: Snowboarding World Cup Big Air

Thursday, November 9th, 2017
rttog big air live stream

Watch action from the snowboarding World Cup big air event in Molan, Italy, on Road to the Olympic Games.

Brain changes may persist in teenage athletes months after concussion: study

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017

A new Canadian study suggests teenage athletes who sustain concussions may still be experiencing brain changes even after they have been cleared to return to play.

Concussions threaten snowboarder’s Olympic dream

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017

With a World Cup bronze already under her belt, 20-year-old Meryeta O'Dine's career path is pointed toward Pyeongchang — if she can avoid the troubling concussions that have plagued her.