Tag: Mark McMorris

Olympic Recap Day 11

McMorris finishes top 10 in big air final Regina snowboarder Mark McMorris successfully landed one trick, but it wasn’t enough to secure a spot on the big air podium at the Beijing Olympics on Day 11. McMorris scored 85.50 points on his first run. … Continue Reading “Olympic Recap Day 11”

Olympic Recap Day 10

Canada’s women’s Olympic hockey team tops Swiss once again The Canadian women’s hockey team looked strong as they defeated Switzerland 10-3 on Day 10 to advance to the gold medal game at the 2022 Winter Games. Five of Team Canada’s goals came in the… Continue Reading “Olympic Recap Day 10”

Olympic Recap Day 9

Canadian men’s hockey team finishes preliminary play with win The Canadian men’s hockey team rebounded with a 5-0 shutout over China in their final preliminary round game on Day 9 of the Olympics in Beijing to finish with a 2-1 record in the Group… Continue Reading “Olympic Recap Day 9”

Olympic Recap Day 3

McMorris captures third Olympic bronze in snowboard slopestyle It was a return trip to the Olympic podium for Regina snowboarder Mark McMorris after finishing third in the men’s slopestyle event with a score of 88.53 points. The finish continues McMorris’ bronze-medal streak. He previously… Continue Reading “Olympic Recap Day 3”

Olympic Recap Day 2

McMorris advances to slopestyle final Regina snowboarder Mark McMorris advanced to the Winter Olympics slopestyle final after posting the second-highest score with an 83.30 in qualification.    The 2018 Olympic bronze medallist in the sport was one of three Canadians to advance including Sebastien… Continue Reading “Olympic Recap Day 2”

Olympics Recap Day 1

Another double-digit victory for Canadian women’s hockey team Saskatoon forward Emily Clark recorded one assist as the Canadian women’s hockey team routed Finland 11-1 in their second preliminary game of the Winter Olympics in Beijing. Sarah Fillier got Canada on the board quickly, scoring… Continue Reading “Olympics Recap Day 1”

Beijing Olympic contingent

For the second time in less than seven months, sport fans are getting ready to cheer on Saskatchewan individuals as they represent the province and Canada at the Olympic Games, running February 4-20 in Beijing.  The Saskatchewan Olympic contingent for the Beijing Games features 15 individuals, including six athletes, three coaches, four mission and support… Continue Reading “Beijing Olympic contingent”

McMorris third Olympics

January 19, 2022Photo credit: Gabe L’Heureux  Regina’s Mark McMorris will look to add another medal to his Olympic collection when he travels to Beijing to compete in his third Winter Games as part of Canada’s snowboard big air and slopestyle team.  “It’s an amazing… Continue Reading “McMorris third Olympics”