Gabrielle Daleman leads women after short program at skate nationals

Gabrielle Daleman is the leader after the short program at the Canadian figure skating championships, her first event since taking a break to focus on her mental health.Skater's 1st competition since taking a break for mental healthLori Ewing · The Canadian Press · January 18Gabrielle Daleman leads after the women's short program at the national…

Canadian para skier Frederique Turgeon wins 2nd straight slalom gold

Canadian para skier Frederique Turgeon scored a gold medal in the final slalom event of the 2019 Para Alpine World Cup opener in Zagreb, Croatia on Thursday.19-year-old skied to a commanding win with a 2-run time of 2:16.96 Canadian Frederique Turgeon, pictured here at the 2018 Winter Paralympics, skied to her second gold medal in…

Canadian snowboarder Max Parrot reveals he has cancer

Canadian Olympic snowboarder Max Parrot announced on Thursday he has been diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma.Parrot, a 24-year-old from Bromont, Que., captured slopestyle silver at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. He was diagnosed with the cancer on Dec. 21, 10 days after undergoing a biopsy.The five-time X Games champion also announced he will miss…

Weaver-Poje, Gilles-Poirier shaping up to be a battle at national figure skating championships

It's kind of fun to consider that, according to Skate Canada archives, the Saint John, N.B. area, home to the this week's national figure skating championships, is the site of the first skating club in Canada. The archives read: "In 1833, British officers in New Brunswick brought the concept of skating club from Scotland to…