December 19, 2013, BANFF, ALBERTA (ISN) - Calgary's Roz Groenewoud underwent arthroscopic surgery on both knees Tuesday, but is expected to recover in time for the Olympic Games in Sochi.
by Michel Belanger
December 18, 2013, TRENTINO, Italy (ISN) – Short track speed skater Yoan Gauthier claimed Canada’s first medal of the 26th Winter Universiade on Wednesday thanks to a third-place finish in the men’s 1500-metre.
December 17, 2013, TRENTINO, Italy (ISN) – The Canadian men’s curling team secured a spot in the semifinals at the 26th Winter Universiade, Tuesday. Team Canada also received solid performances in snowboarding and alpine skiing on the eighth day of competition at the biennial world university games.
December 15, 2013, BRECKENRIDGE, COLORADO (ISN) - With his father and grandfather watching, Alex Beaulieu-Marchand (Quebec City, QC), nailed his second run of the day to take home the Men's Slopestyle Silver Medal.
December 15, 2013, BEIDA LAKE, CHINA (ISN) - Canada's National Aerial Team started their Olympic year in China this weekend. All three competitors qualified for finals with Milton, Ontario's Travis Gerrits finishing the day just beyond the medals in fourth place.
December 14, 2013, BRECKENRIDGE, COLORADO – (ISN) When your grandmother, a 1956 Alpine Olympian is your inspiration, the last thing you do is give up.
December 14, 2013, RUKA, FINLAND (ISN) - The World of Sport has always been elevated by great rivalries: Hockey has the Canadians/Maple Leafs, tennis had Martina Navratilova and Chris Evert, and boxing had Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier. Canada's Freestyle Ski Team can now add their own heavyweights to this mix.
December 11, 2013, Vancouver, British-Columbia (ISN) – Sochi is less than 60 days away and for Canadian Freestyle athletes, this weekend is the start of the FIS World Cup and the quadrennial quest for Olympic Gold.
December 9, 2013, CANMORE, Alta. (ISN) - Canada's Brian McKeever began the Paralympic season in a familiar spot – on top of the podium.
December 6, 2013 (ISN) - Olivier Rochon, the 2012 FIS World Cup Crystal Globe Winner and Olympic medal hopeful has torn the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in his left knee and ended his season.
October 31, 2013 Vancouver, BC (ISN) - The Canadian Freestyle Ski Association announced today that Sandy Wolofsky has been hired as the Association's interim Media Relations Manager effective November 3, 2013 through to the end of March 2014. Sandy brings 20 years of international journalism experience with her as well as the benefit of being a life long avid skier.
Canadian Paralympic Committee
September 19, 2013, Ottawa, ON (ISN) – The Canadian Paralympic Committee, in partnership with Flight Centre, would like to advise Canadians interested inpurchasing tickets to the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games of the process.
September 11, 2013, VANCOUVER – As we begin the 2014 competitive season in earnest, the Canadian Freestyle Ski Association announces that long-time team members Chelsea Henitiuk, Beatrice Bilodeau, Remi Belanger and Jon Vellner have decided to hang up their skis.
September 5, 2013, Quebec, PQ - The International Triathlon Union (ITU) today announced its support of a new winter triathlon format made up of snowshoeing, speed skating and skiing. ITU, in association with Pentathlon des neiges, will host the Quebec ITU Winter Triathlon Event on 8-9 March, 2014.