Top of the Podium
Thompson, Tafel win Canadian ski cross championships
Olympic gold medallist and World Cup champion Marielle Thompson won a photo finish to take top honours at the Canadian ski cross championship Friday. The 21-year-old from Whistler, B.C., beat out teammate Georgia Simmerling of West Vancouver, B.C. Full Story.(Photo: The Canadian Press)
Gone til December
Lindsey Vonn says the rehab on her surgically repaired right knee is "slow going" and that she doesn't anticipate a return to racing until December. The four-time overall World Cup champion had her ACL fixed for a second time in January, which kept her out of the Sochi Games. Full Story.
The Canadian Way
It's been a whirlwind couple of months for Mikael Kingsbury that included winning an Olympic silver medal and capturing his third consecutive overall World Cup title. Now the Canadian moguls skier can't wait to put his feet up.
"I'm a Habs fan. I love hockey," Kingsbury said. "The thing I'm most excited for is to have a full day off, have a chance to sit on my couch with a beer. Full Story.