Canada wins two Olympic medals in slopestyle snowboarding

Mc Morris Mark Mc Morris is one of four Canadian snowboarders in the men's slopestyle final this evening

Mc Morris Mark Mc Morris is one of four Canadian snowboarders in the men's slopestyle final this evening

On Sunday morning (Saturday night in Canada), Max Parrot took silver in men's slopestyle with Regina's Mark McMorris capturing the bronze. Canadian Max Parrot, who had fallen on each of his first two runs, then nailed his final run for the silver medal.

Gerard, a 17-year-old from Silverthorne, Colorado, drilled his third and final run on the chilly but sun-splashed course at Phoenix Snow Park. He was leading the pack until the third and final run, when Team USA's Red Gerard pulled off a shocking upset to win gold.

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Canada has won its first two Olympic medals at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang.

McMorris, much like Toutant, was inches away from landing his final trick on his final run, which would likely have put him back on top, but he had to settle for second spot with one boarder to go.

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Ontario's Tyler Nicholson finished seventh with a best score of 76.41, while Quebecer Sebastien Toutant finished 11th with a best of 61.08.

The 23-year-old Parrot earned his first Olympic medal after finishing fifth in the slopestyle event in Sochi. The bronze medallist in slopestyle at Sochi - where he rode on a recently broken rib - crashed into a tree in the Whistler backcountry a year ago, shattering several bones and requiring multiple surgeries to correct life-threatening injuries.

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"I'm just really glad to be able to snowboard, and to snowboard at this level", he said after qualifying.

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