The Drive Ep. 2 | John Leslie | Mazda Canada

June 08 2018, Destination Mazda

What drives the best of the best? Mazda's 10-part documentary series, "The Drive", explores the forces that propel the Canada Snowboard team forward.

In episode 2 of "The Drive", para-snowboarder, John Leslie, returns home to Arnprior, Ontario where his journey began. A cancer survivor at the age of 10, John Leslie's rise to international success as a multi-winning bronze snowboarder has touched the lives of many.

For John Leslie, a wide array of supporters, including teachers, family members, and coaches have guided and encouraged his growth through difficult challenges, bringing him to the doorsteps of international greatness.

For more, visit Mazda Canada, the official automotive partner of Canada Snowboard, and learn more about our Destination Mazda.

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