Evan McEachran takes slopestyle bronze at Aspen X Games
What an end to an Xciting weekend.
Evan McEachran added a bronze to bring Team Canada’s medal haul to six at the X Games in Aspen, Colorado. The 23-year-old freestyle skier finished third in men’s ski slopestyle on the final day of competition.
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These two were on fire today, @EvanMcEachran skied like a boss claiming 🥉 in X Games slopestyle and @ABMskier put down a huge run just missing the podium getting 4th. What a weekend! pic.twitter.com/Q7OkMRaK33
— Freestyle Canada (@canfreestyleski) January 31, 2021
American Nick Goepper won the event, while Ferdinand Dahl of Norway completed the podium in second.
This is McEachran’s second career X Games medal. He claimed his first last year in Aspen, where he took home a silver in the same event.
Fellow Canadian Alex Beaulieu-Marchand also competed in Sunday’s slopestyle competition, narrowly missing the podium in fourth place.
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Team Canada will leave the X Games with two silvers and four bronze courtesy of McEachran, Laurie Blouin, Megan Oldham, Cassie Sharpe and Rachael Karker.