March 9, 2014, SOCHI, RUS. (ISN) - Visually impaired skier Mac Marcoux, guided by Robin Fémy, gave a whole new meaning to skiing blind by earning his second bronze medal of the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games on Sunday in men's super-G despite not being able to communicate with his guide, while teammate Caleb Brousseau won bronze in the sitting category - the first Paralympic medal of his career.
March 2, 2014, Inawashiro, Japan (ISN) - Justine Dufour-Lapointe (Montreal, QC), has added more Gold to her bountiful cache. The Olympic champion beat American Heather McPhie to win the FIS World Cup Mogul event in Inawashiro, Japan. Her eldest sister Maxime, won the Bronze.
February 27, 2014 (ISN) - The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced that it will host daily Google Hangouts with leading snow sport athletes during the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games, giving the public an opportunity to pose questions to their favourite Paralympians.
by Erich Eichhorn (ISN)
February 25, 2014, Helmock Mountain, BC (ISN) - ISN photographer Erich Eichhorn braved blowing snow and some chilly temperatures to get some on and off course images of action at Hemlock Mountain Ski Resort during BC Alpine Winter Games action last weekend.
February 25, 2014, Vancouver (ISN) - With the incredible success of the Canadian Freestyle Ski Team at this year’s Winter Olympic Games, freestyle skiing has captivated the world. Justine Dufour-Lapointe, Alex Bilodeau and Dara Howell are just three of Canada’s seven medalists in the sport, quickly becoming household Canadian names.
Story and Images by Erich Eichhorn (ISN)
February 23, 2014 Hemlock Valley, BC (ISN) – Three weeks ago the hosts of the BC Winter Games Alpine events may have doubted a ski season let alone a ski competition, but as the winter gods snowed upon local coastal hills the last two weeks, Hemlock Ski Resort and their ski club was able to breath a sigh of relief as their year-long ambition to host the 2014 BC Winter Games Alpine Ski competition was off to the races this weekend.
by Asif Hossain
February 20, 2014, Sochi Russia (ISN) - On Thursday, Roz Groenewoud will look to become the first women's ski halfpipe gold medallist in Olympic history.
February 17, 2014, OCHI, Russia (ISN) – Freestyle skier Travis Gerrits bounced back from a crashed first jump to make the final eight of the men's aerials on Monday night, though an Olympic podium dream eluded the 22-year old Ontarian.
January 26, 2014, ASPEN, Colorado (ISN) – With a Fourth X Games Slopestyle Gold Medal in her pocket, Montreal's Kaya Turski has proven her knee surgery is behind her and she is ready for Sochi.
January 24, 2014, Aspen, Colorado – (ISN) In her first competition since bi-lateral knee surgery, Calgary's Rosalind Groenewoud won Silver with a score of 85.66 in her first run of the Women's Superpipe Competition. The Gold Medalist was American Maddie Bowman with a score of 88.66. In third place was Marie Martinod of France with a score of 82.33.
January 23, 2014, Aspen Colorado (ISN) - While attempting to qualify for the X-games, Megan Gunning of Calgary Alberta has unfortunately injured her knee.
January 19, 2014, Saint-Côme, QC (ISN) - The World Cup mogul tour came to the Lanaudiere region of Quebec and put on a spectacular show for massive crowds of family, friends, fans and young athletes from across Ontario and Quebec.
January 18, 2014, Park City, Utah (ISN) - In the second straight night of Halfpipe action, Americans swept both Men’s and Women’s events tonight in at the US Grand Prix of Freeskiing.
January 18, 2014, Saint-Côme, QC (ISN) – Tensions and emotions are on the line as Olympic dreams will be made or broken tomorrow on the slopes of Val Saint-Côme.