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

Olympic ski cross champion Marielle Thompson suffers knee injury

Friday, October 20th, 2017

Reigning Olympic ski cross champion Marielle Thompson suffered a knee injury during a training run in Saas Fee, Switzerland.

Kaya Turski announces her retirement from freestyle skiing

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017
Kaya Turski Worlds Gold

Canadian freestyle skier Kaya Turski, dubbed Canada's "queen of slopestyle," announced her retirement from the sport on Tuesday. The 29-year-old Montreal native won the 2013 slopestyle world championship and collected eight Winter X Games gold medals during her career.

Montreal chosen as host for 2020 figure skating worlds

Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Montreal has been selected to host the 2020 figure skating world championships. Skate Canada made the announcement on Thursday, saying the event will be held March 16-22, 2020, at the Bell Centre.

Swiss Ninja Warrior or Olympic hopeful?

Monday, September 11th, 2017
Andri Ragettli working out

The slopestyle skier is training in hopes of qualifying for the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics in a creative fashion.

Cassie Sharpe has golden start to World Cup freeski season

Friday, September 1st, 2017
cassie sharpe gold

Canadian Cassie Sharpe won gold in the first World Cup women's freestyle skiing halfpipe event of the season on Friday in New Zealand.

Maxime Dufour-Lapointe ready for Olympic season despite 2 surgeries

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

Two separate surgeries have moguls skier Maxime Dufour-Lapointe, eldest of the Dufour-Lapointe sisters, temporarily off her skis. But she'll rejoin her Olympian sisters and the rest of the moguls team well before the 2017-18 season.

Freestyle skiing World Cup: Big air

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017
Norway X Games

?Watch live action now from the freestyle skiing World Cup stop in Myrdalen-Voss, Norway.

Canadians crack top-10 in slopestyle at freestyle world championships

Sunday, March 19th, 2017

Alex Bellemare and Anouk Purnelle-Faniel were the top Canadians in the slopestyle event at the freestyle world championships in Sierra Nevada, Spain, on Sunday.

Canadians fall just short at ski cross world championships

Saturday, March 18th, 2017

Canada's Marielle Thompson and Brady Leman both fell short at the ski cross world championships in Sierra Nevada, Spain on Saturday.

Freestyle skiing world championships: Ski cross

Thursday, March 16th, 2017
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?Watch live as Canada's Marielle Thompson and Brady Leman compete at the ski cross world championships in Sierra Nevada, Spain.