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

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.

Ski cross standout Howden ‘nearly perfect’ in career-best performance

Saturday, February 13th, 2021

Reece Howden of Cultus Lake, B.C., narrowly missed another podium performance in his stellar ski cross racing campaign, placing a career-high fifth in the small final at the world championships on Saturday in Idre Fjäll, Sweden.

Canadian freestyle skier Megan Oldham picks up another X Games medal

Saturday, January 30th, 2021

Canadian freestyle skier Megan Oldham won a bronze medal in slopestyle at the 2021 Aspen X Games on Saturday, one day after claiming silver in big air.

‘Eye-opening’ crash has Olympic champ Brady Leman entering season with gratitude

Saturday, December 12th, 2020

Brady Leman sustained five broken ribs, a fractured collarbone, and a collapsed and punctured lung while mountain biking earlier this year. Now recovered and preparing for a new season, the Calgarian says he's thankful it wasn't any worse.

Parrot, McMorris top X Games snowboard slopestyle podium

Sunday, March 8th, 2020

Max Parrot won the gold medal while Mark McMorris took silver in men's snowboard slopestyle Sunday at the Norway Winter X Games.

Mark McMorris puts down record-breaking winter X Games performance

Saturday, March 7th, 2020

Regina's Mark McMorris is now the most decorated snowboarder in the history of the Winter X Games after winning his 19th medal, one more than American star Shaun White, in a big air competition on Saturday in Oslo, Norway.

Mikaë???????l Kingsbury secures 9th overall World Cup title with dual moguls win

Saturday, March 7th, 2020

Canada's Mikaë???????l Kingsbury clinched his 9th overall World Cup title on Saturday, defeating Great Britain's Gerken Schofield and American Wilson Bradley in dual moguls at Krasnoyarsk, Russia.

Watch Road to the Olympic Games: World Cup dual moguls

Friday, March 6th, 2020

Tune into Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. This week's program features action from World Cup moguls, beginning on Sunday at 2 p.m. ET.

Mikaë???????l Kingsbury continues strong World Cup season with dual moguls silver

Sunday, March 1st, 2020
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Canadian freestyle skiing star Mikael Kingsbury climbed the World Cup podium for the ninth time this season on Sunday, finishing second in a dual moguls event in Almaty, Kazakhstan.