Sovereign Lake skiers Lucas Sadesky (second from left) and Torin Andrews (centre) celebratr their respective bronze and gold podiums in the Skate Race at the NorAm in Canmore. (Photo submitted)

Sovereign Lake skiers podium

Seven skiers were in Canmore for the week-long NorAm Race

Sovereign Lake’s snow-covered pine passes have cultivated a generation of top skiers.

The Sovereign Lake Cross Country Ski Team sent seven skiers to Canmore to compete in the week-long NorAm Race.

“Paige Latta had an excellent top-10 finish in the Sprint Qualifier. Taschi Klaschka and Ian Oliphant placed first and second respectively in the Junior Boys Skate Race. Clara Hardy placed second in the Skate Race and third in the Classic event with teammate Madison Land earning a second place finish in the Classic Race,” said Michele Andrews with the team.

Related: Mehain is Finland bound

Lucas Sadesky and teammate Torin Andrews also earned two podium finishes each. Sadesky placed third in the Skate Race and Second in the Classic to Torin’s first and third.

Next up for the skiers is the Canada Games qualifiers Dec. 29 and 30 in Prince George.


@VernonNews
parker.crook@vernonmorningstar.com

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

 

Clara Hardy, left, and Madison Land, right, celebrate their respective bronze and silver medals in the Canmore NorAm Classic Race. (Photo submitted)

Just Posted

First pot shop, more development coming to Lumby

Village growth includes bike park, plans for senior housing, hotel renos

Students call for climate change in the Okanagan and far beyond

Students from the Okanagan and around the world walked out of class in a call for climate action

Vernon Curling Club to kick off star-studded season

Talent, expertise and world champions will shine on local sheets

Shuswap elementary school suspends operations due to ‘musty odour’

Arrangements made for affected Sicamous students to attend class in three other schools

No injuries at car crash in front of Butcher Boys

It’s at least the second vehicle accident this September at the intersection

PHOTOS: Young protesters in B.C. and beyond demand climate change action

Many demonstaers were kids and teens who skipped school to take part

Walmart to quit selling e-cigarettes amid vaping backlash

U.S.’s largest retailer points to ‘growing’ complications in federal, state and local regulations

Climate protesters temporarily shut down road in downtown Kelowna

Protesters are demanding politicans take action to stop climate change

Security footage shows grab and go of cash in South Okanagan business break-in

Marla Black is asking for the public’s help in identifying the man who broke into Winemaster

Vehicle taken by gunpoint in South Okanagan carjacking recovered

Penticton RCMP said the criminal investigation remains very active and ongoing

Former B.C. lifeguard gets house arrest for possession of child porn

Cees Vanderniet of Grand Forks will serve six months of house arrest, then two years’ probation

Crown alleges resentment of ex-wife drove Oak Bay father to kill his daughters

Patrick Weir alleged in his closing arguments that Andrew Berry is responsible for the deaths of his daughters

How to react to Trudeau’s racist photos? With humility, B.C. prof says

‘We are now treating racism as a crime that you cannot recover from’

‘I’d do it again,’ says B.C. man who swam naked, drunk in Toronto shark tank

David Weaver, of Nelson, was drunk when he went to Ripley’s Aquarium in Toronto on Oct. 12 2018

Most Read