Alpine Canada National Team and BC Ski Team Members Race under the lights at Kimberley Alpine Resort

National and BC Ski Team members will race at Kimberley Alpine Resort in the Slalom night race Thursday March 6, 2014 starting at approximately 5pm. The race will run on the ‘Main’ under the lights. Attending will be:
National and BC Team members:
1. Erik Read
2. Sasha Zaitsoff
3. Paul Stutz
4. William St-Germain
5. Tyler Werry
1. Charlie Field
2. Emma King
3. Alix Wells
4. Blake Ramsden
5. Brodie Seger
6. Martin Grasic
7. Patrick Carry
8. Dominic Unterberger

All the above athletes will compete in the Thursday night slalom and Read, St-Germain, Werry and Ramsden will compete in both the Slalom and Super G events.
The FIS Keurig Super G, Downhill and Slalom will run until Friday March 7th. The event has attracted over 90 athletes from Canada, Australia, Ireland, Japan, New Zealand, and USA and includes local racers Rebecca Bermel (Cranbrook), Gina Norton (Kimberley) and several Windemere Valley athletes.
The results of the first of two downhill races are BC Ski Team’s Emma King of the Whistler Mountain Ski Club took top prize in one minute, 12.75 seconds. Joining King on the podium were Rebecca Bermel of the Windermere Valley Ski Club in 1:12.90, and Mikayla Martin of the Whistler Mountain Ski Club in 1:13.37. BC Team’s Charley Field, also of the Whistler Mountain Ski Club, finished just off the podium in 4th position. In the men’s competition Steven Fry of the Windermere Valley Ski Club, and winner of 2 of the 3 training runs, was consistent on race day to take the gold in 1:10.11. Two Whistler Mountain Ski Club athletes, Cameron Alexander and Jack Crawford rounded out the podium finishing 2nd (1:10.99) and 3rd (1:11.24) respectively.

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