The likes of Justine Dufour-Lapointe, Dara Howell and Mikael Kingsbury will be there, but there was one glaring absence on the squad unveiled Wednesday. Two-time Olympic moguls gold medallist Alex Bilodeau retired after the last World Cup season, leaving a big hole on the team as it begins the long road to the 2018 Games in South Korea. Full Story.(Photo: The Canadian Press)
Olympic gold medallists Justine Dufour-Lapointe and Dara Howell will headline Canada's freestyle ski team for the upcoming season. Dufour-Lapointe won gold in Sochi in women's moguls, while Howell topped the podium in slopestyle. Full Story.
Time To Retire
John Kucera's career was shorter than he wanted but he leaves alpine ski racing knowing he achieved two firsts for Canada. The first Canadian man to win a world downhill championship and the Canadian skier to stand atop the World Cup podium in Lake Louise, Alta., announced his retirement from ski racing Thursday. Full Story.