Fast tracking

The Salmon Arm Secondary Cross-Country Running teams made their way over slushy and slippery sections at Provincials on Nov. 3

Chilling: The Salmon Arm cross-country running teams had to tackle ice and snow during Provincials in Prince George Nov. 3.

Under snowy Prince George skies, the Salmon Arm Secondary Cross-Country  Running teams made their way over slushy and slippery sections at Provincials on Nov. 3, joining 251 females and 264 males.

Both Emmy and Glynis Sim placed in the top 25: Glynis ninth and Emmy 19th in tough competition. Rachel May was the next local runner to come across the line in 79th. After that it was Lisa Petterson, Elena Bruns, Stella Mozin, Sam Bergman and Katie Harding.

In the boys’ race Grade 12 student James Whitehead and Grade 9 student Andrew Nash finished neck and neck, the first local boys to finish. Following them was Lukas Allen, Seth van Varsveld, Nelson Kleer and Derrick Wrench.

The girls’ team finished 14th out of 29 teams and the very young boys team, (four Grade 9s) finished 27th out of 29 teams.

“All the runners ran their hardest and are to be commended on doing a wonderful job in representing Salmon Arm,” said coach Tricia Martin.


Just Posted

Okanagan-Shuswap Weather: Most long-weekend rain has already fallen

A mix of sun and cloud is expected for the last two days of the the Victoria Day weekend.

Court decision prompts CSRD to throw flood mitigation back at province

Public safety minister maintains Newsome Creek concerns in hands of local government

Update: Mother dead, youth in critical condition after carbon monoxide poisoning at Sandy Point Campground

The woman was found unresponsive insider her tent and the youth was taken via air ambulance to hospital

Column: Becoming better prepared for floods and fires

Council Report by Salmon Arm Mayor Alan Harrison

Kelowna RCMP interrogation video brings home reality in ‘visceral way’: former TRC chairman

Video of Mountie interrogating young Indigenous woman disclosing sexual abuse under fire

The Old Guys reunite to play out spring

Salmon Arm Jazz Club hosts June 13 concert at Nexus

Woodworth purchased Summerland rink, created butcher operation

Giant’s Head Rink had been one of three facilities in Summerland

Canadian killed in Honduras plane crash

The crash happened in the Roatan Islands area, according to officials

Get those flowers competition ready

Gardeners will come together June 29, for the 22nd Juried Flower Show

B.C. ferry stops to let black bear swim past near Nanaimo

Queen of Oak Bay brakes for wildlife in Nanaimo’s Departure Bay

Some South Okanagan students are $1,000 richer

Million Dollar Bursary Program offers bursaries each year to Interior Savings’ young members

Okanagan adventurer continues motorcycle trip around the world

Vernon local James Leigh recently completed the third of five legs of the journey, travelling through China and Kazakhstan

Riders “step up” their game at Coldstream Equestrian Clinic

Riders from across the Okanagan travelled to Coldstream to train for the 2019 55+ Senior Games, which take place in Kelowna this fall.

Most Read