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Canadians fly at Lake Louise Nor-Ams

Whistler athletes earn medals In the final three days of racing, Canadians captured nine of a possible 15 podium positions at the Lake Louise Nor-Am races.

Going for Gold

Beyond the Arctic Circle

Weekend of mixed results for Canadian skiers

While the men’s team showed signs of improvement on the World Cup circuit last weekend, after a hard couple of years at the bottom of the scoreboard, the women’s team uncharacteristically failed to qualify even a single skier for the finals

Skier paralyzed after downhill crash

Swiss racer slices through safety net One of skiing’s fastest rising stars was paralyzed below the chest on Dec.

Turgeon up for ‘Female Athlete of the Year’

Melanie Turgeon, the star of the Canadian Alpine Ski Team with four trips to the World Cup podium last year, was among the athletes named to the ballot for the annual Canadian Press Female Athlete of the Year award – otherwise known as the Bobbi

Second halfpipe added, big air moved to Whistler

Strong Canadian side looking for World Cup podiums Poor snow conditions at the Mont Ste.

Rochon on podium in moguls opener

Strong winds may have grounded the air force, but once they had their clearance from ground control, it was business as usual.

Titus to run in world XC championships

Whisler’s Morgan Titus, who is currently attending the University of British Columbia, has qualified to represent Canada at the cross country running world championships in Dublin, Ireland next March.

Near misses, near medals at Lake Louise

Turgeon comes close, Kostner claims both downhills Canada’s Melanie Turgeon crashed in the first World Cup downhill of the season, at Lake Louise last week, but came back to place fourth in the second downhill and ninth in the super G.

Canadian men quick at Louise

On the opening day of the Hershey Alberta Cup and NorAm series, running from Dec. 3 to 11 at Lake Louise, the Canadian men came out on top against a field of North American and European skiers and swept the super-G.