Skip to main content
  1. Sports
  2. General Sports

Maltais wins silver in Lake Louise

See also

According to the International Ski Federation website, Dominique Maltais of Petite-Riviere-Saint-Francois, Quebec won a silver medal in a World Cup women's snowboard cross event in Lake Louise, Alberta (an hour west of Calgary) on Saturday.

Maltais, the bronze medalist from the 2006 Olympic Winter Games in Turin, finished in second place in the big final on Saturday to another Olympic medalist from the 2006 Olympic Winter Games in Turin. American Lindsey Jacobellis won the gold at Lake Louise, and like Maltais is seeking to an Olympic gold medal on her prestigious resume, after finishing in second place to Tanja Frieden of Switzerland two Olympics ago. Helene Olafsen of Norway won bronze.

Maltais and Jacobellis will be serious medal contenders at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi.

In the men's snowboard cross event, Jarryd Hughes of Australia won the gold medal, followed by Konstatin Schad of Germany and Alex Deibold of the United States.



  • The New York Yankees turn the first triple play of the 2014 season
    Watch Video
  • A big third period from the Rangers propel them past Philly in Game 1
  • Donovan McNabb serves time in jail stemming from a December DUI
    NFL News
  • Interview with Bernard Hopkins: 'I'm from Mars, but I fight here on Earth'
  • Are you as excited as LeBron about the NBA Playoffs? We seriously doubt it
  • New details have emerged about the friendly-fire incident that killed Pat Tillman
    Watch Video

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about and apply today!