Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Winter Sports/Freestyle Skiing’ Category

Canada’s ski cross team gambles Marielle Thompson will be ready for Olympics

Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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The Canadian Olympic Committee and Alpine Canada named the eight athletes on Monday, who'll represent Canada in ski cross at next month's Olympics. Among the list of notables are Marielle Thompson and Chris Del Bosco.

Canadian ski cross stars are going for gold — and nothing less

Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Canada's Chris Del Bosco and Brady Leman have both finished fourth in an Olympic ski cross final, but a simple podium finish isn't enough for them.

Canada announces Olympic freestyle skiing team

Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Watch now as Team Canada announces its moguls, aerials, halfpipe and slopestyle ski teams for the upcoming Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Canada’s Teal Harle seals Pyeongchang spot with slopestyle World Cup win

Sunday, January 21st, 2018
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Teal Harle earned his second career World Cup victory by winning the slopestyle final on Sunday at Mammoth Mountain that sealed his spot on Canada's Olympic freestyle ski team.

Canada’s Georgia Simmerling undergoes surgery after breaking both legs in crash

Sunday, January 21st, 2018
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Canada's Georgia Simmerling underwent surgery after breaking both legs in a ski cross World Cup event on Saturday at Nakiska.

Kevin Drury, Kelsey Serwa finish just off podium at World Cup ski cross

Saturday, January 20th, 2018
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Canada was shutout of the medal hunt in Saturday's World Cup ski cross race in Kananaskis, Alta. Kevin Drury and Kelsey Serwa were the top Canadians each finishing fourth in the men's and women's final, respectively.

Justine Dufour-Lapointe has golden moguls day in home province

Saturday, January 20th, 2018
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Canada dominated the women's moguls on Saturday, grabbing four of the top six spots, including the gold and silver positions in Tremblant, Que. Montreal's Justine Dufour-Lapointe sat atop the podium with a score of 87.43, her first win of the season.

Mikael Kingsbury’s moguls winning streak halted on home snow

Saturday, January 20th, 2018
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Mikael Kingsbury finished on the podium, but for the first time in 357 days, someone was standing higher than the moguls great. Kingsbury, from Deux-Montagnes, Que., had a streak of 13 straight wins, dating back all the way to his last loss on Jan. 28, 2017.

Road to the Olympic Games: World Cup moguls from Tremblant

Saturday, January 20th, 2018
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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 live action from the freestyle skiing World Cup moguls event in Mont-Tremblant in Quebec, featuring Canadian stars Mikael Kingsbury and Justine Dufour-Lapointe.

Road to the Olympic Games: Ski cross

Saturday, January 20th, 2018
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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 as the world's best ski cross athletes compete in a World Cup event in Alberta.