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NewsAlert: Canada’s Sebastien Toutant wins gold medal in Olympic big air

February 23, 2018  |   News

BOKWANG, Korea, Republic Of — Canada’s Sebastien Toutant has won gold in men’s big air at the Pyeongchang Winter Games. The 25-year-old from L’Assomption, Que., scored 84.75 points on his first run and 89.50 on his second for a combined 174.25 points. Toutant didn’t land his final run, but he didn’t need to. ...
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Alterra Mountain Company releases price of new Ikon ski pass

February 23, 2018  |   News

DENVER — A ski company that owns resorts from Quebec to Colorado says it will cost between $599 and $899 for a pass granting access to 26 resorts across North America. Denver-based Alterra Mountain Company announced Thursday that the cheaper version of the new Ikon Pass will offer unlimited access ...
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NewsAlert: Canadians finish 1-2 in Olympic women’s skicross

February 22, 2018  |   News

BOKWANG, Korea, Republic Of — Canadian women have finished 1-2 in skicross at the Pyeongchang Winter Games with Kelsey Serwa of Kelowna, B.C., taking gold and Brittany Phelan of Mont-Tremblant, Que., earning silver. Switzerland’s Fanny Smith captured bronze while World Cup leader Sandra Naeslund of Sweden was fourth. The medallists had to wait several ...
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2018 OLYMPICS: Canada’s Brady Leman wins gold in Olympic men’s ski cross

February 21, 2018  |   News

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Brady Leman was sitting in a Toronto hotel a couple months ago, and the Calgary-born ski cross racer had a pretty good approach ahead of what would be his second or third Winter Games, depending on whether you count that time in Vancouver when he injured ...
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2018 OLYMPICS: Canada’s Sharpe wins gold in women’s ski halfpipe

February 19, 2018  |   News

BOKWANG, SOUTH KOREA—Fans skilled at lip reading might recognize the song Canadian skier Cassie Sharpe is singing right before she drops into the halfpipe. It’s the same every time: M.O.P.’s rap classic “Ante Up.” The bravado-filled lyrics seem to be working. She scored 93.40 on her second run after a ...
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NewsAlert: Canada’s Beaulieu-Marchand wins bronze in Olympic slopestyle

February 18, 2018  |   News

BOKWANG, Korea, Republic Of — Canadian freestyle skier Alex Beaulieu-Marchand has won a bronze medal in men’s slopestyle at the Pyeonghcang Olympics. The skier from Quebec City scored 92.40 on his second run. Norway’s Oystein Braaten won gold with a 95.00 on his first run. American Nick Goepper finished second after ...
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