Calgary, Alta. (March 9, 2017) – Six talented U16 Canadian athletes will be heading to Folgaria (ITA) for the Alpecimbra (formerly Topolino) FIS Children’s race. On March 10th the U16 athletes will run a slalom race, followed by a giant slalom race on March 11th.
Three men and three women from across the country will represent Canada at this prestigious event. All athletes were selected from the U16 Canadian National Alpine Ski Championships held at Loch Lomond, Thunder Bay in February.
Congratulations and good luck to all Canadian athletes participating!
All event details can be found here: http://trofeotopolinosci.wixsite.com/trofeotopolinosci-en
Follow along with the team by checking results here: https://data.fis-ski.com/dynamic/event-details.html?event_id=39629
Raphael Lessard (QC)
Jeremy Laniel (QC)
Aaron Puskas (ON)
Avery Lebsack (AB)
Alyssa Hill (AB)
Leslie Firstbrook (Team Captain)
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