Standing Up For What’s Right!

Standing Up For What’s Right! Vancouver Pride Parade 2017 Team Canada #OneTeam 2013 was the first time Team Canada asked athletes to partake in Canadian Pride Parades. When I was asked it was a no brainer, if I was in town I was going. 2013 was an interesting time for Olympic Athletes with Putin enforcing Read More …

The Journey Back Up The Mountain | Mercedes Nicoll | TEDxYouth@Granville

The Journey Back Up The Mountain This is the story that changed my life.  As I said I my last blog I’m not perfect, life isn’t easy. I’ll be the first to share my stories with friends, but this story is for everyone. Life is a roller coaster and you never know what it’s going Read More …

A Year Today

A Year Today The Fall That Got Me, Shochi 2014 I suffered a concussion, that I was not aware of until that night. I did get back up after this fall and tried my darnedest to get through my contest runs, that were no where near as good as I was riding before this crash. Read More …

NY Times 36 hours Whistler

NY Times 36 hours Whistler I was lucky enough to have the NY Times as my first clients as a Whistler Blackcomb Ski or Ride with an Olympian! They were filming a NY Times 36 hours Whistler. Check out how they spent their 36 hours in Whistler:) click images for video Come ride Whistler Blackcomb Read More …

Ski or Ride with an Olympian Program

Ski or Ride with an Olympian Have you ever wondered what it would be like to ski or snowboard with an Olympian? Follow in their tracks, copy their technique or hear their stories? Wonder no longer with Snow School’s most exclusive program.   So happy to announce that I will be a part of the Read More …

BC Lions Recognizing Olympians at Halftime

BC Lions Recognizing Olympians at Halftime Big THANKS to the BC Lions for having BC Olympians Marielle Thompson, Kelsey Serwa, Ontairo Olympian, Derek Livingston and myself to your game last Saturday.Thank you for recognizing us at halftime on the field. Great time being a spectator and getting to walk out on the field. Thank you! Next time Read More …

Nicoll Still Feeling Effects of Crash From Sochi Games

Nicoll Still Feeling Effects of Crash From Sochi Games Pique News Magazine A HUGE thank you to Eric MacKenzie for this write up! It sums up my last couple of months, and why I haven’t been on social media as much as I used to. Still recovering:( Take a read! click image for article

Three-time Olympian Mercedes Nicoll’s story

Three-time Olympian Mercedes Nicoll’s story Video of the Road to Sochi 2014 Thank you to all my sponsors, especially PWDR ROOM for being there for me through the good, bad and black eye;) xoxo M

Recovery, Looking Back, My Falls, Sochi 2014

Recovery, Looking Back, My Falls, Sochi 2014 Still recovering here from my concussion I was browsing the web quickly and for the first time got to see my second fall at the Games. To clarify, I got my injuries from my first fall in practice that day, unfortunately the World broadcast doesn’t show this, and Read More …

Closing Ceremonies, Sochi 2014 Olympics

Closing Ceremonies Sochil 2014 Olympics Closing time, closing ceremonies Sochi 2014 olympics picture from CBC. Can’t believe the Games are over!  So many ups and downs. Such an amazing opportunity, couldn’t have been possible with out everyone being there for me. THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU! Can’t help but feel sad leaving my extended Read More …

My Fall, Sochi 2014

My Fall, Sochi 2014 Video footage of my fall in practice, Feburary 13th, 2014, Sochi Winter Olympic Games Practice didn’t really go the way I wanted it to..Really wanted to put a back 9 in my run, this was going to be my last practice run, until I fell. I knew I had to get Read More …

Olympics Photos, Sochi 2014

Olympics Photos, Sochi 2014 Couple shots of the journey so far:) Enjoy Classic rings shot Me and Alex Duckworth Brad Martin in the black, Derek living stone in the yellow, me in the green, Alex Duckworth getting low. Casual press conference Really serious snowboarder Gearing up for the opening ceremonies with Spencer Obrien The boys Read More …

CBC Sports interview with Signa Butler

CBC Sports interview with Signa Butler I was lucky enough to have an interview at the bottom of the Quebec halfpipe with Signa Buter at CBC. Things didn’t go as well as I would have likes at the contest here, but patiently waiting the naming of the rest of the Canadian Olympic Team this Tuesday Read More …