Archive for the ‘Sports/Paralympics/Snowboard’ Category

Para snowboarder Curt Minard given reason to believe again

Sunday, March 11th, 2018

Para snowboarder Curt Minard lost his left hand after being involved in an electrical contact accident while at work. Doctors didn't know if he'd survive and told him to temper his expectations. Minard thought all was lost, but sports gave him a second chance at life.

There’s nothing easy about what para snowboarder Alex Massie does

Sunday, March 11th, 2018

It's understandable to take one look at Alex Massie and envision an offensive lineman. Indeed, the burly Canadian played high school football. But the Barrie, Ont., native is making para snowboard the sport to dominate, and he's using imposing size to help him get there.

Drop on in and become a para snowboard instant expert

Sunday, March 11th, 2018
Michelle Salt Snowboard Paralympics Canada

Here's everything you need to know to instantly become a para snowboard expert as Canada competes at the Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

U.S. flag-bearer is architect behind innovative snowboard gear at Paralympics

Thursday, March 8th, 2018

Adaptive snowboarder Mike Schultz could very well have the winning formula at the Paralympics — whether or not he even crosses the finish line first.