Para-snowboarder John Leslie (Arnprior, ON) took home second place in the men’s LL2 categrory in Saturday’s snowboardcross NorAM race at Copper mountain. US Nationals will continue with a second snowboardcross race on Sunday.
Over in Switzerland, Kevin Hill (Vernon, BC) finished 4th in the last individual Snowboardcross World Cup event of the season. In a hard fought final, Hill was unfortunately bumped by another competitor but was able to recover and finish strong, one step off the podium. Carle Brenneman (North Vancouver, BC) finished second in the womens’ small final and 8th overall.
The Snowboardcross team event runs today in Veysonnaz.