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

Canada’s Max Moffatt claims X Games silver medal in ski slopestyle event

Sunday, January 23rd, 2022

Canadian freestyle skier Max Moffatt won silver in men's ski slopestyle at the X Games Sunday in Aspen, Colo.

Canada’s Kris Mahler wins World Cup ski cross gold on home snow in Olympic tune-up

Saturday, January 15th, 2022
Sweden Freestyle Ski Cross World Cup

Canada's Kris Mahler won a men's World Cup ski cross race Saturday at Nakiska ski resort in Alberta, while fellow Canadian Marielle Thompson claimed silver in the women's competition.

Canada’s Mikaël Kingsbury wins gold to earn 100th World Cup podium

Thursday, January 13th, 2022
WCup Freestyle Moguls Skiing

Canada's Mikaël Kingsbury climbed a World Cup podium for the 100th time Thursday, capturing gold in men's moguls.

Canada’s Brendan Mackay strikes gold at men’s ski halfpipe World Cup in Calgary

Thursday, December 30th, 2021

Canada's Brendan Mackay saved his best run for last en route to winning the gold medal in the men's ski halfpipe World Cup on Thursday, leading a group of three Canadians to win medals in Calgary.

Mikaël Kingsbury takes dual moguls in Sweden for 67th World Cup medal

Sunday, December 12th, 2021

Canada's Mikaël Kingsbury is back in familiar surroundings atop the medal podium after edging Japan's Ikuma Horishima in the first dual moguls competition of the World Cup season on Sunday in Idre Fjäll, Sweden.

Mikaël Kingsbury 8th in Sweden after winning moguls gold to open World Cup season

Saturday, December 11th, 2021

Mikaël Kingsbury experienced rare defeat at the second moguls World Cup stop of the season on Saturday, failing to make the top-six final and placing eighth overall with a score of 81.16 in Idre Fjäll, Sweden.

Canada’s Rachael Karker, Brendan Mackay land on podium at ski halfpipe World Cup

Friday, December 10th, 2021

Canada's Rachael Karker and Brendan Mackay soared to medals at the ski halfpipe World Cup on Friday at Copper Mountain Resort in Colorado.

Canadian Brady Leman wins silver medal at Freestyle Skiing World Cup in China

Saturday, November 27th, 2021

Canadian Brady Leman won the silver medal in the men's ski cross event at the Freestyle Skiing World Cup in China on Saturday. Canadian Brittany Phelan won the women's small final, an event to determine the rankings of competitors ousted in the semifinals.

Canada’s Edouard Therriault earns silver in worlds freeski big air event

Tuesday, March 16th, 2021

Canadian Edouard Therriault picked up a silver medal in the freeski big air event at the FIS Snowboard and Freeski world championships on Tuesday. It is the first career world championship podium finish for the 18-year-old.

Megan Oldham collects slopestyle bronze at freestyle skiing worlds

Saturday, March 13th, 2021

Freestyle skier Megan Oldham of Parry Sound, Ont., earned her second slopestyle bronze medal in six weeks on Saturday at the world championships in Aspen, Colo.