Triumphant racers received cookie medals!

Warm weather and sunny skies for 30th Annual Tweedsmuir Ski Race

Spring conditions greeted the 29 participants at this year’s 30th Annual Tweedsmuir Cross Country Ski event

Spring conditions greeted the 29 participants at this year’s 30th Annual Tweedsmuir Cross Country Ski event held Sunday March 6, 2016 in Tweedsmuir Park. All of the participants did a fabulous job skiing anywhere from three to 24km. Alex Boileau took home the coveted race trophy with the fastest overall  time of 1:28:18 for the 24km distance.

All of the kids 12 and under received participation medals and the fastest male and females in each of the separate events received a local handmade 2016 Tweedsmuir x-country ski mug.

Winners by age category/distance are: Age 6 -12, 7km – Jaymen Scheick (M) and Morgan Boileau (F).  Age 17 – 39, 12km Sarah Germain (F) and 24km Alex Boileau (M). 40 + 12km – Jim Hiltz (M), and Jane Thompson (F). 40 + 24km – Carl Harestad (M) and Kirsten Scheick (F).

A huge thank you  to everyone who came out and supported the event and also to our grooming team who tirelessly groom the trails all year and got up at 5:00 am the day of the race to make sure the trails were in top shape!

Thanks and hope to see everyone at next year’s 2017 event!

Just Posted

Nearly $500,000 available for internships with First Nations government

Funds announced through partnership with Northern Development and Government of Canada

O’Reilly trial scheduled to start January 15 for Anahim Lake murders

O’Reilly is charged with first-degree murder

School District 49 to re-open Nusatsum Elementary in September 2018

SD49 says increasing enrollment is driving its decision to re-open the school

B.C. cougar kitten rescued after mother struck by vehicle

Conservation Officers find home for young kitten found dehydrated and frostbitten near Williams Lake

Barenaked Ladies, Steven Page, to be inducted into Canadian Music Hall of Fame

Canadian band to get top honours at 2018 JUNO Awards

B.C. out of the running for Amazon’s next headquarters

Toronto is the only Canadian city left in the running despite the province backing Metro Vancouver’s bid for new Amazon headquarters

B.C. hockey player nominated for Hobey Baker Award

Myles Powell is a forward at Rochester Institute of Technology

Post interest rate hike debt tips

What to do about your debt and mortgages after the interest rate hike

Foreign workers sleeping in Alberta Burger King basement

Alberta Health Services said its inspectors found foreign workers sleeping in the basement of the Lethbridge restaurant

Court application halts release of bread price-fixing documents

Bread price-fixing documents won’t be unsealed Thursday, Loblaw says

Pharrell and N.E.R.D to headline NBA All-Star halftime show

11-time Grammy winner Pharrell and his hip hop-rock band N.E.R.D. will headline the halftime show at the 2018 NBA All-Star game in Los Angeles

Heritage Minister wants zero tolerance for harassment in entertainment industry

Heritage Minister Melanie Joly had two meetings to discuss harassment in the film, TV and theatre worlds

Most Read