Mosher wins silver at inaugural para snowboard competition

Landgraaf, Netherlands (November 27, 2012) – Canadian Tyler Mosher earned two silver medals in the sling-shot snowboardcross event at para snowboarding’s competitive debut here last week.

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Last May the International Paralympic Committee announced that para-snowboarding had earned a berth alongside para-skiing in the 2014 Sochi Paralymics. With 30 riders from ten countries competing, the Landgraaf event, which took place at an indoor snowfield, represented a milestone for the nascent discipline.

Whistler, B.C.’s Mosher, an incomplete paraplegic with 40 […]

AthletesCAN celebrates Sports Day in Canada with its 7th Annual KidsCAN School Day event in Toronto at Bill Crothers Secondary School

AthletesCAN celebrates Sports Day in Canada with its 7th Annual KidsCAN School Day event in Toronto at Bill Crothers Secondary School
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AthletesCAN kicked off its 2012 Forum with the 7th annual KidsCAN School Day on Friday, September 28th at Bill Crothers Secondary School. Over 50 athletes met with more than 700 students from the Toronto region for a day of sporting activities and fun!

KidsCAN School Day is an opportunity for school children in […]

By |September 28th, 2012|On the Web, Tyler in the News|0 Comments

Summer Snow Training for 2014 Snowboarding

You wouldn’t believe it was 34 degrees celsius today and just as hot yesterday in Whistler when I tell you it was snowing on Monday while I was on the glacier.

Unbelievable.

Well, I worked all weekend trying to make people happy and in turn get them to pay me for services rendered this week. I needed to get ahead of my crews so I can take Tuesday and Thursday to run some Boardercross (SBX) training on […]

By |July 8th, 2012|General|0 Comments

Some Great Media from My Non- Sport Life

When I am not representing Canada as an Athlete living with a disability in either Snowboard or Cross Country Skiing and or talking about my recovery as an Inspirational Speaker, I design and manage the installation of Landscapes in Whistler. This business that I run and  work with some pretty amazing people, not only builds the landscapes we design, but manages the maintenance. Our website, which is as basic as this website, is www.gardenersyard.com. However […]

By |June 28th, 2012|General|0 Comments

My Last World Cup of 2012- My 40th Birthday (Press)

Danniels, Mosher pick up World Cup medals
Two more wins for X Games champ; Mosher still hopeful for Sochi
APRIL 12, 2012 ERIC MACKENZIE
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Tyler Mosher races to a third-place finish at the Para-Snowboard Cross World Cup final, and first place in the Canadian Nationals, on April 3 at Nakiska, Alta. Photo by Jacapo Piccardi

After winning a surprise gold medal at the Winter X Games earlier this year, Whistler’s Sam Danniels said he wasn’t sure if he’d […]

By |April 16th, 2012|Athletics, General, Snowboarding, Tyler in the News|0 Comments

WSF Para~Snowboard World Cup in Nakiska, AB

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(Nakiska, AB – April 3, 2012) Consecutive WSF Para~Snowboard World Cups took place over the past two days in perfect weather at Nakiska Resort in the Canadian Rockies. Riders in the sitting, standing and visually impaired categories battled for the honours on the same course that will be used for the Canadian Snowboard Nationals later this week.

In the men’s sitting category, Sam Danniels, the 2012 Winter X-Games champ from Whistler, BC, won back-to-back Para World […]

By |April 3rd, 2012|Athletics, On the Web, Snowboarding, Tyler in the News|0 Comments