The CIBC Coupe NorAm Cup season kicked off Thursday with Women's and Men's Downhill races on the Men's World Cup Downhill track at Lake Louise, the same track that hosted the Lake Louise Winterstart World Cup presented by Husky last weekend. Canadian skiers dominated the Women's podium, while US skiers took the top three positions in the Men's Race, with young Canadians close on their heels.
In the women's race, it was an all-Canadian Podium, led by last season's CIBC NorAm Cup Downhill Winner, Sherry Lawrence of Calgary. Lawrence, a member of the National Alpine Training Centre put in a solid run from top to bottom. “It was a good run