Chris Del Bosco led the best way for Canada via hanging gold and Kelsey Serwa got here away with a bronze medal at the ski cross World Cup season opener in Val Thorens, France, on Thursday.

In the large ultimate, Del Bosco defeated Frenchmen Arnaud Bovolenta and Terence Tchiknavorian in addition to Jonas Lenherr of Switzerland. 

Chris Del Bosco triumphant in go back from damagethree:08

Sweden’s Sandra Naeslund took gold within the ladies’s match forward of Heidi Zacher of Germany and Serwa, who beat out teammate Brittany Phelan for bronze. 

Kelsey Serwa races to World Cup ski cross bronze in Val Thorensthree:17