Boardercross

World Championships to Highlight 15 Events in Utah

PARK CITY, Utah (May 29, 2018) - The world’s best snowboard, freeski and freestyle athletes are headed to Utah next February for the International …

Skiing

World Alpine Skiing Championships add event

<b>Mikaela Shiffrin</b> will have a new opportunity to take gold at the world championships starting in 2021.<p>A parallel race will debut on the Alpine skiing …

Skiing

Key decisions of the Snowboard, Freestyle, and Freeski Committee

A look at some of the key decisions reached by the FIS Snowboard, Freestyle, and Freeski Committee at the 2018 FIS Congress in Costa Navarino (GRA).

Skiing

Kasper seals re-election as International Ski Federation president

Gian Franco Kasper has today (Friday) been re-elected as president of the International Ski Federation (FIS) after standing unopposed for the …

Skiing

Mountain GOAT: Torah Bright, The First Three-Discipline Olympian in Snowboarding

<i>Originally published in the 30th Anniversary Issue of SNOWBOARDER Magazine, Mountain GOATS celebrates the most influential snowboarders of the last</i> …

Snowboarding

FIS Staff Update

Toni Guggemoos retired as the Nordic Combined Continental Cup Coordinator at the end of the 2017/2018 season and will be succeeded by Michael …

Nordic Combined

TT:R Slalom Worlds - Second day of racing lost

<b>The appeal of the relatively new kiteboarding discipline of TwinTip:Racing (TT:R) Slalom for young athletes is underscored by the number of</b> …

Sailing

Jamie Anderson’s Sister Joanie: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Instagram<p>Tonight, snowboarding fans will catch a familiar face on the <i>Dancing with the Stars</i> premiere. Olympian Jamie Anderson will be hitting the …

Dancing with the Stars

Australia eyeing snowboard cross medal

In the rough and tumble sport of snowboard cross it pays to have some options.<p>Australia are fortunate in that they have at least three when the sport …

Snowboarding

AVSC garners club of the year honors for snowboard, freestyle skiing

Two of the Aspen Valley Ski and Snowboard Club's programs earned some big-time recognition by U.S. Ski and Snowboard this week. The AVSC's freeskiing …

Aspen

Gov. Gary Herbert honors Utah’s Olympians and Paralympians

More than 50 Olympians from Utah, both past and present, were honored on Wednesday at Vivint Smart Home Arena by Gov. Gary Herbert as part of the …

Paralympics

The Beautiful Woman Who Just Made Sports History

This Australian bombshell isn’t just competing in the Olympics—but rather three different snowboarding events in the Olympics, making her the first person to do so. Ever<p>If the odds of qualifying for the Olympics are low, knockout Australian snowboarder Torah Bright just defeated all of them. This …

Sports History

Kelowna celebrates local Olympians

The City of Kelowna held a celebration for local Olympians Wednesday evening at Stuart Park.<p>Local fans came out to hear stories and get autographs …

Canada

Audi Nines 2018: 1-Upped Their Setup Madness Yet Again

The Nine Knights contest returns for yet another year but under their new name: Audi Nines. The name changed but the idea is the same in that they …

Skiing

From pariahs to podiums: the secrets behind the rise of British snowboarding

The 2018 Winter Olympics marked the 20th anniversary of snowboarding at the Games. It’s been a landmark year for the sport, but where did its remarkable journey begin?<p>When snowboarding arrived on the scene in the mid 1980s, it wasn’t exactly welcomed with open arms. Thanks to a lack of control on …

Snowboarding

What’s Next After Paralympic Gold? The Olympics

Evan Strong has earned every title in adaptive snowboarding. He has a gold medal from the 2014 Sochi Paralympics, a silver medal from the 2018 Pyeongchang Paralympics, several World Cup titles, world championship titles, and a handful of X Game medals, too.<p>What more can a Paralympian …

Sports

Watch the Supergirl Snow Pro Contest at Bear Mountain LIVE

If you can't make it to Bear Mountain, we've got the next best thing.<p>The Supergirl Snow Pro contest hits Bear Mountain in Big Bear, California this …

Extreme Sports

Watch World Cup snowboard cross from Switzerland

Click on the video player above to watch action from the World Cup snowboard cross event in Veysonnaz, Switzerland.<p>You can also catch more snowboard …

Winter Olympics

At 39, Nate Holland Returns To Top Of Snowboardcross Podium For First Time In Two Years

<i>Nate Holland reacts after winning the</i> <i>men’s snowboardcross world cup final on March 17, 2018 in Veysonnaz, Switzerland.</i><p>Older proved faster for Nate …

Team USA

Road to the Olympic Games: World Cup snowboard cross

Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. On this week's …

Winter Olympics

18 best paralympic moments

The 2018 Winter Paralympics from PyeongChang were filled with spectacular finishes and special moments for Team USA. We picked out the best 18 …

Winter Olympics

Team USA Is Dominating the Paralympics

As we all know by now, barring a few impressive performances<b>,</b> the highly-anticipated American Olympic team underachieved in Pyeongchang. Team USA left the Games with 23 medals, and placed fourth in the overall standings. But at the Paralympic Games, which wrap up in three days, the American …

Team USA

'Crazy journey' : from double shark attack to Paralympic snowboarder

Sean Pollard was surfing in Australia in 2014 when he was attacked by two great white sharks, losing his left arm and right hand and only just …

Winter Olympics

SoCal snowboarder Mike Shea aims for Paralympic gold

<i>Snowboarding Paralympian Mike Shea competes Monday in snowboard cross at the Pyeonchang winter games.; Credit: Joe Kusumoto</i>Josie HuangSouthern …

Southern California

Meet The Paralympic Gold Medalist Revolutionizing Prosthetic Design

Mike Schultz just won a gold medal at the Paralympics. But his work as a designer is helping dozens of other athletes compete, too.<p>Adaptive snowboarder Mike Schultz is no ordinary Paralympian–and that’s not just because he won the gold in boardercross earlier this week or because he bore the flag …

Paralympics

Winter Paralympics: Melissa Perrine wins Australia's third medal of Pyeongchang Games

Australian alpine skier Melissa Perrine has won her second medal at the Pyeongchang Winter Paralympics with bronze in the women's giant slalom …

Sport (Australia)

Watch Brett Tippie's 2017 MULTIPLICITY Presentation - Mountain Life

He was among the first to snowboard at Sunshine and Blackcomb (at the time two of the only places you could in Canada), he’s competed in over 25 …

Snowboarding

Four Years After Watching The Paralympics From The Hospital Bed, Noah Elliot Won His First Medal

<i>Noah Elliott competes in the men's snowboardcross UL small final at the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on March 12, 2018 in PyeongChang,</i> …

Team USA

Winter Paralympics: Australian alpine skier Melissa Perrine wins bronze in super-combined

Alpine skier Melissa Perrine has won bronze at the Winter Paralympics in the vision-impaired super-combined, Australia's second medal of the …

Sport (Australia)

Utah mom, who has built her life on rising to challenges, wins Paralympic gold in snowboardcross

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — As Brenna Huckaby stood in the start gate of her first Paralympic snowboardcross race, she whispered a reminder into the …

Winter Olympics