Regina's Mark McMorris captures gold at Winter X-Games
In this Jan. 26, 2013, photo, Mark McMorris competes the men's ski superpipe final at the Winter X Games at Buttermilk Mountain in Aspen, Colo. (AP Photo/The Denver Post, AAron Ontiveroz)
Published Monday, January 28, 2013 12:02PM CST
Regina snowboarder Mark McMorris will be bringing home two medals from the Winter X-Games in Aspen, Colo.
The 19-year-old won his second gold medal in the slopestyle contest over the weekend, beating out Olympian Shaun White.
McMorris also won silver in the big air event, following a thrilling final run.
He is a gold-medal favourite heading into the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia.