Kimberley’s youngest ski racers impress

Kimberley Alpine Team five to eight year olds compete in Golden

  • Mar. 5, 2013 11:00 a.m.
Racers from Kimberley Alpine Team proudly show their awards from the Golden Kicking Horse Nancy Greene Invitational race Meet. with coach Ming Niel.

Racers from Kimberley Alpine Team proudly show their awards from the Golden Kicking Horse Nancy Greene Invitational race Meet. with coach Ming Niel.

11 Ski racers from Kimberley Alpine Team (KAT) travelled to Golden, BC to attend the annual Golden Kicking Horse Nancy Greene Invitational race Meet. Ski Clubs from Kimberley, Lake Louise and Golden attended the race. The race consisted of a Giant Slalom course and 90 athletes competed.  The Kimberley racers held Kimberley’s name up high by performing very well at the race.

Results

Liam Duggan – 4th place – boys age 5

Alek Damnjanovic – 5th place – boys age 5

Katarina Damnjanovic -1st place – girls age 6

Brayden Pasula – 1st place – boys age 6

Brendan du Preez-     3rd place – boys age 7

Avery Blair – 6th place – girls age 8

Rowen Naegeli     – 7th place – girls age 8

Charlize du Preez –     1st place – girls age 9

Georgia Polomski – 2nd place – girls age 9

Blaise Bouchard – 1st place – boys age 9

Kimberley Alpine Team, formerly known as Kimberley North Star Racers, has been in operation since 1987. The club provides fall and winter programs for developing the love of skiing in children from the ages 4 to 19 with operations based at the Kimberley Alpine Ski Resort. For more information go to www.KimberleyAlpineTeam.ca