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Here comes the Brit

Britain's James Woods hopes to continue his winning streak this week in Whistler.

Updated: April 19, 2011, 1:14 PM ET
By Olivia Dwyer

When James Woods, who grew up in Sheffield, England, won the bronze medal in slopestyle at this year's Winter X Europe, he became one of the first British skiers to podium at a Winter X event. His success didn't end there. Woods won slopestyle and big air at the British Freeski Championships -- held in late March in Switzerland due to lack of snow and mountains in the UK -- and then earlier this month, he ruled Andreas Hatveit's Backyard Battle in Norway with victories in both the rail jam ...

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