Athlete Profile

Ryan Wedding, 20, of Coquitlam, B.C., will compete in the parallel giant slalom competition in Salt Lake. Wedding is slowly see results on the World Cup circuit. After winning a silver medal at the 2001 world junior championships in Nassfeld, Austria, he steadily improve on the senior circuit in an event dominated by teammate Jasey Jay Anderson. Last April, he won the men's giant slalom title at the national snowboard championships.