Para-snowboard: Mosher leads the way

TYLER MOSHER LEADS CANADIAN WAY IN PARA-SNOWBOARD WORLD CUP ACTION
Mosher wins two silver medals; American riders come out strong with 8 medals

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(Vancouver, BC – February 11, 2011) On February 3rd and 4th, para-snowboarders from seven countries hit the slopes at Orcières 1850 to compete for Gold in back to back WSF Para-Snowboard World Cup races hosted by Orcières 1850, the French Snowboard Initiative, My Snowboarding, and the World Snowboard Federation (WSF).

Canadian para-snowboard athlete Tyler Mosher, […]

By |February 10th, 2011|Athletics, On the Web, Snowboarding, Tyler in the News|0 Comments

Canadian riders rocked X-Games Fifteen

Canadian riders rocked X-Games Fifteen
CANADIAN RIDERS ROCK X-GAMES 15 IN ASPEN, COLORADO
Canadian riders grab seven medals

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Canadian snowboarders rocked X-Games Fifteen held in Aspen on the weekend, winning a total of seven medals in snowboard cross, slopestyle, big air and snowboard street.

Snowboard cross specialist and National team member Kevin Hill of Vernon, BC, won the silver medal in the spectacular men’s snowboard cross race. Hill, the National champion in the discipline, is a rising […]

By |January 31st, 2011|Athletics, On the Web, Snowboarding, Tyler in the News|0 Comments

Fifteen Canadians at X-Games

CANADIAN RIDERS READY FOR X-GAMES 15 IN ASPEN, COLORADO
Fifteen Canadian snowboarders to compete in X-Games 15 in five official snowboard events

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A total of fifteen Canadian snowboarders will be in Aspen, Colorado to partake in X-Games 15 from January 27-30, 2011 in big air, slopestyle, halfpipe, snowboard cross, snowboard street and para-snowboard.

National team member Dominique Maltais of Petite-Rivière-St-François, QC will be riding in the women’s snowboard cross competition. Maltais is currently ranked first in the FIS […]

By |January 26th, 2011|Athletics, On the Web, Snowboarding, Tyler in the News|0 Comments

Athletes Can – Supporting Canadian Athletes – Tyler Mosher

Athletes Can – Supporting Canadian Athletes
Tyler Mosher
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Tyler Mosher is not only the number one adaptive snowboarder in the world; he is also a competitive member of the Canadian cross country ski team and 2010 hopeful. As an athlete leader off the field, Tyler has literally put the sport of adaptive snowboarding on the map by lobbying for its recognition as a competitive sport by the World Snowboard Federation and the Canadian Snowboard […]

By |January 24th, 2011|On the Web, Tyler in the News|0 Comments

Mosher Adaptive Snowboard Champ

ADAPTIVE ATHLETES BATTLE FOR THE ADAPTIVE WORLD CUP TITLE
Mont-Tremblant hosts the 2010 Adaptive World Cup and Canadian Championships

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(Mont-Tremblant, QC– April 2, 2010) Tyler Mosher (Whistler, BC), current World Champion, won the World Snowboard Federation (WSF) 2010 Adaptive Snowboard World Cup today in Mont-Tremblant, QC. The event was also the grounds for the Canadian Adaptive Championship, which Tyler captured for the second year in a row.

Tyler has had a busy season. He competed in the 2010 […]

By |April 2nd, 2010|Athletics, On the Web, Snowboarding, Tyler in the News|0 Comments

Adaptive Snowboarding eyes Paralympics

Adaptive Snowboarding eyes Paralympics
ADAPTIVE SNOWBOARDING EYES PARALYMPICS
Ten countries gather in Whistler to discuss the future of the sport

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(Whistler, BC – March 22, 2010) Representatives from sport organizations in ten countries met on Friday evening to discuss the future of adaptive snowboarding and its potential addition to the program of the Paralympic Winter Games. The reception, which was hosted by Canada~Snowboard at the Nita Lake Lodge in Whistler, B.C., was held to promote and increase awareness […]

By |March 23rd, 2010|Athletics, On the Web, Snowboarding, Tyler in the News|0 Comments