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2019/2020 National Speed Team Selections

June 4, 2019

Vancouver, BC - Canada Snowboard, in accordance with its 2019/20 Snowboardcross, Para Snowboard and Alpine selection protocols, is pleased to announce the 2019/20 Canadian National Speed Snowboard Teams. Consisting of Snowboardcross, Alpine and Para-Snowboard, 15 women and 21 men will represent Canada across the National and NextGen teams.
Canada has continued to demonstrate its foothold as a strong Speed nation, this year’s team selections include…

Sandrine Hamel continuing her tenure with the Para Snowboard National Team with her triple medal performance at the 2019 World Para Snowboard World Championships and multiple World Cup podiums. 

Eliot Grondin progressing from NextGen onto the Snowboardcross National Team with strong World Cup performances and back-to-back Junior World Championship podiums.

On the Alpine side, Darren Gardner continues with the Alpine National Team – posting consistent and strong results throughout last season. 
Snowboardcross National Team 
Baptiste Brochu (Saguenay, QC)
Kevin Hill (Vernon, BC)
Chris Robanske (Calgary, AB)
Eliot Grondin (Ste. Marie, QC)
Meryeta O’Dine (Prince George, BC)
Carle Brenneman (Comox, BC)
Tess Critchlow (Big White, BC)
Zoe Bergermann (Erin, ON)
Snowboardcross NextGen Group
Liam Moffatt (Turno, NS)
Evan Bichon (Prince George, BC)
Audrey McManiman (Quebec, QC)
Rosemarie Begin-Tanguay (St. Odilon, QC)
Haili Moyer (Whistler, BC)
Alpine National Team 
Sebastien Beaulieu (Sherbrooke, QC)
Darren Gardner (Burlington, ON)
Jasey-Jay Anderson (Mont Tremblant, QC)
Arnaud Gaudet (Montcalm, QC)
Megan Farrell (Richmond Hill, ON)
Katrina Gerencser (Burlington, ON)
Kaylie Buck (Oakville, ON)

Alpine NextGen Team 
Michael Nazwaski (Toronto, ON)
Jamie Behan (Toronto, ON)
Jules Lefebvre (Montreal, QC)
Riley Kilmer-Choi (Oakville, ON)
Andrew Hildebrand (Toronto, ON)
Emile Gaudet (Montcalm, QC)
Jennifer Hawkrigg (Toronto, ON)
Abby Van Groningen (Cambridge, ON)
Para-Snowboard National Team
John Leslie (Arnprior, ON)
Alex Massie (Barrie, ON)
Curtis Minard  (Vernon, BC)
Sandrine Hamel (Montreal, QC)  
Para-Snowboard NextGen Group 
Matt Hamilton (Vernon, BC)
Nate Crowe-Swords (Red Deer, AB)
Nadine Richards (Calgary, AB)
Sarah-Anne Cormier (Collingwood, ON)

Any person wishing to appeal a selection decision must do so in accordance with the Canada Snowboard Appeals Policy, which is available on the Canada Snowboard website at: https://www.canadasnowboard.ca/files/AppealsProtocol.pdf. 

The deadline for appeals of the selections listed in this announcement is June 10th, 2019 - 5:00 pm PST.

A notice of appeal, as described in the Appeals Policy, must be sent directly to: 

Dustin Heise
Executive Director

For further information, contact:

Kim Krahulec
High Performance Speed Manager

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