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Saturday , 24 February 2018

Marie-Michèle Gagnon has been consistently one of Canada’s top performers on the World Cup. Here 2018 Olympic Games hopes were dashed when a knee injury sidelined her but her story is much more than one moment in time. Her focus is on the future. Here’s her story.

Après-Axe: Embrace your Canadian self and throw an axe

January 18, 2018  |   Features

Trade your ski gear for plaid flannel and embrace your inner lumberjack at Forged Axe Throwing, Whistler’s newest way to après. Book an hour-long drop-in session for up to 10 people to learn some basic axe-throwing techniques, then work out your lift line frustrations by chucking axes at a bulls-eye. ...
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RISING STAR: Lewis Irving emerges

January 17, 2018  |   Features

Canadian freestyle aerialist Lewis Irving claimed his first World Cup medal in Secret Garden, China, on the aerials site for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games. Ski Television was there.
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GUIDE TO KITZBUHEL: S-Media at the Hahnenkamm

January 16, 2018  |   Features

It’s Christmas week in Kitzbühel, Austria, this week. No, not the kind with Old St. Nick climbing down chimneys lugging gifts. This holiday week celebrates the world of speed, snow, and a jagged strip of mountainside that hosts an annual  downhill race named after the rippled comb on a rooster’s ...
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SkiTV 2018: Exclusive Excellence @ Southern Ontario

January 9, 2018  |   Full Episodes

Private ski clubs play a big role in Ontario skiing. The clubs along “The Escarpment” near Collingwood offer members access to a family oriented environment. But each club is unique in its own way. Martha Lee explores her old stomping grounds.
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US skier Shiffrin set to make Olympic golds dream a reality

January 8, 2018  |   Features

Four years ago Mikaela Shiffrin had a “crazy” dream of winning five gold medals at the 2018 Olympics. That aim is seeming less and less unrealistic. Just after becoming the youngest ever Olympic slalom champion at the Sochi Games, the then 18-year-old Shiffrin dreamed aloud “of the next Olympics (and) ...
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