Thursday Dec 5
Pique News Magazine
Ricker readies for chance to repeat Olympic gold
Compared to some other Canadian medallists from the 2010 Olympics who are focused on returning to the podium, Malle Ricker is doing it without a lot of fanfare.
Jacob, Gulini win national titles
"I used to ride halfpipe and it got really boring for me," he said. "So I saw Hagen and a couple other friends doing this and I thought, 'Aw, that looks so fun.'" Now, after just three career snowboardcross races, he's the U.S. national champion, finishing first in the U.S. Grand Prix at Canyons.
SLC snowboarder wins boardercross at Sprint Grand Prix
Big names in snowboarding and skiing, including one of Salt Lake's own, headed up to Canyons Resort for a weekend of competing.
Maltais leads Canadian snowboardcross medal hopefuls at Blue Mountain
Dominique Maltais, shown here competing last week, leads a contingent of six Canadian medal hopefuls into Saturday's elimination rounds at Blue Mountain.
Sports in brief: Routley on podium of Spanish race stage
Whistler's Will Routley finished third in the first stage of Spain's Vuelta a Andalucia cycling race on Monday , adding to what's been a great start to the season for his Team SpiderTech.