Max Parrot from Bromont, Quebec won a gold medal in the men’s snowboard slopestyle competition at the Beijing Olympics and his teammate Mark McMorris from Regina grabbed the bronze.
Twenty-seven-year-old Kim Boutin of Sherbrooke, Quebec won the bronze in short-track speedskating.
And the Canadian team of Alexandria Loutitt, Matthew Soukup, Abigail Strate and Mackenzie Boyd-Clowes surprised everyone with a bronze medal finish in the mixed team ski jumping competition.
It’s the first time Canada has won any medal in any ski jumping event at the Olympics.
🤩 @MAXPARROT IS GOLDEN 🤩— Team Canada (@TeamCanada) February 7, 2022
He wins #TeamCanada’s first gold medal of #Beijing2022 and 🇨🇦’s first-ever gold in snowboard slopestyle 🥇
🚨 DOUBLE PODIUM FOR #TEAMCANADA 🚨— Team Canada (@TeamCanada) February 7, 2022
Max Parrot wins his first Olympic gold, while Mark McMorris wins bronze in snowboard slopestyle 🥇🥉
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