racers represent Kimberley in competition

Ski team comes away with some good results at an event in Nelson.

From left to right front row:  Ethan Blair

From left to right front row: Ethan Blair

Nine Kimberley Alpine Team ski racers travelled to Nelson to compete in the Whitewater Teck slalom races on Jan. 12 and 13th.

There were 122 racers ages 11 to 17 , from  Fernie, Kimberley, Red Mountain, Whitewater and Invermere competing at this race.

The U14 boys and girls ran four one-run slalom races over 2 days and the U16 and U18 group ran two two-run slalom races.  Many Kimberley Alpine team members placed in the top 15 in their age groups.

Race Results

U14 Girls

Andrea Lockhart  — 6th, 8th, 9th

Taylor Kahl — 6th, 6th, 9th, 10th

Katie Clark — 13th, 14th, 17th

Bronwyn Damm — 18th, 20th, 21st

Emma Damm — 14th, 15th, 15t, 17th

U14 Boys

Ethan Blair — 8th, 11th, 14th, 16th

Jamie Casselman — 1st, 1st, 1st, 18th

U16 Girls

Zoe Chore — 4th, 13th

U18 Girls

Morgan Kerr — 3rd