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Nelson Nordic Racers at Midget Championships

Nelson Nordic’s team of three had an incredible midget championships last weekend in Kelowna.

This midget champs was the largest to date with about 200 athletes participating from BC, Washington and even Saskatchewan. The kids had between 20 and 38 kids in their categories which makes their results even more impressive!

Nelson Racers Results:


Individual Classic

Maya- fourth

Kaelum- fifth

Lachlan- seventh

Unofficial relay team- third

Maya- technique award

Skate sprints

Maya- third

Kaelum- third

Lachlan- seventh

Early Bird Prize Winners

Congratulations to the lucky winners of our Early Bird prize draw!

Final Draw:
  • One night in a Deluxe Lake View room at Prestige Lakeside Resort (value $180): Celia Simms
  • Individual Nelson Nordic Membership (value $136): Verna Beaulieu
  • Physiotherapy treatments at Lakeside Physio (2 x value $90.00): Calvin Beebe & Brent Gallie
  • Private ski lesson from local instructor Kjell Bronson (value $30.00): Heather Leschied
  • Massage Therapy treatment from Alex Forsythe (value $90.00): Richard Epton
Super Early Bird Draw: October 24th
  • Whitewater Day Pass (value $76.00): Damien Hetu
  • Physiotherapy treatment at Lakeside Physio (value $90.00): John Pollack
  • Private ski lesson from local instructor Charles Arnold (value $60.00): Cedric Chewter
  • Gift certificate to Gerick Cycle and Ski (value $50.00): Tim Scheitel

Thank you to the local businesses who generously donated prizes!