Mark McMorris puts down record-breaking winter X Games performance
Regina native wins big air gold for 19th medal to surpass American Shaun White
Regina's Mark McMorris is now the most decorated snowboarder in the history of the Winter X Games.
McMorris won the gold medal in the men's big air competition Saturday. The result gives him 19 career X Games medals, one more than American star Shaun White.
WATCH | McMorris wins record 19th Winter X Games medal:
McMorris led a Canadian sweep of the podium, with Max Parrot of Bromont, Que., taking silver and Darcy Sharpe of Comox, B.C., claiming bronze.
Also Saturday, Megan Oldham of Parry Sound, Ont., won the women's ski big air event, while Laurie Blouin of Stoneham, Que., was third in women's snowboard big air.
WATCH | Oldham soars to gold medal: