Mark McMorris • 24 • Regina • Snowboarding
Nominated by Saskatchewan Snowboard
Won bronze in men’s slopestyle and finished 10th in the men’s big air contest at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics.
Won gold in men’s slopestyle at the Burton U.S. Open, which featured 32 elite international competitors.
Won bronze in men’s slopestyle at Winter 2018 X Games Aspen.
Finished 6th in the men’s big air competition at 2018 X Games Norway.
Kurt Oatway • 34 • Regina • Para Alpine Skiing
Nominated by Saskatchewan Ski Association - Skiing for Disabled
Won gold in the Super G competition at the 2018 PyeongChang Paralympic Winter Games, which featured 37 international skiers.
Won gold in the downhill contest at the World Para Alpine Skiing World Cup in Kimberly, B.C., where he competed against 21 international skiers.
Won silver in Super G sitting and finished 4th in the GS sitting competitions at the World Para Alpine Skiing US event in Mammoth Mountain, California.
Won silver in Super G sitting and GS sitting events at World Para Alpine Skiing Canada in Mammoth Mountain, California.
David Samayoa • 26 • Regina • Weightlifting
Nominated by Saskatchewan Weightlifting Association
Finished 11th in the 85 kg class at the IWF’s 2018 Pan American Weightlifting Championships against 14 other international competitors.
Finished 22nd in the 89 kg class at the IWF’s 2018 World Weightlifting Championships against 30 other international competitors.
Won gold in the 85 kg class at the Canadian Senior National Weightlifting Championships against 14 other competitors from eight provinces.
Won gold in the 85 kg class at the Western Canadian Weightlifting Championships, which featured 12 competitors. At the event, which included participants from four provinces, he was named best overall male lifter.
Won gold among 13 competitors at the Ogopogo Championships, which drew participants from three provinces and four American states.