Eliot Grondin was just 15 years old when he began competing on the Nor-Am Cup circuit and recorded his first podium finish in February 2017. He is one of the two youngest Canadians to compete at PyeongChang 2018, being only 16 years old.
Baptiste Brochu debuted on the World Cup circuit in December 2013, earning his first podium and first win in Veysonnaz, Switzerland in March 2016. His second career podium came with a third-place finish in Bansko, Bulgaria in February 2017.
In 2017, Elizabeth Hosking made her debut at the FIS World Championships at 15-years-old. She came out as the top-ranked Canadian halfpiper, male or female, with her 14th place finish.
Through the 2016-17 season, Tess Critchlow has four top-10 finishes on the World Cup, highlighted by sixth-place finishes in Germany in January 2016 and Bulgaria in February 2017.
Carle Brenneman has been a member of the national snowboard cross team since 2011 and was an alternate for the team at Sochi 2014. Through the 2016-17 season she had seven top 10 results on the World Cup.
Darren Gardner finished the 2016-17 season as the top-ranked Canadian man in the World Cup parallel snowboard standings with his career-high ranking of 27th.
Calynn Irwin was just 16 when she competed at her first World Cup event in December 2005 in Whistler.
Meryeta O’Dine earned her first career World Cup podium in February 2017 when she finished third in the snowboard cross race in Feldberg, Germany.