What a week for the Vancouver Ski Team. The VSTs were in Lake Louise all week and Gavin’s group brought back some hardware from the Alberta Rockies. Coach Gavin was enthused by the results
“The girls put on a show Thursday and Friday each taking turns winning the first run and coming away with silver (Nicole Mah) and bronze (Frances McDonald) in the overall.”
Christian Callaghan just missed the podium by .01 seconds on the boys side finishing 4th for U19.
The weekend results were again very strong. In Saturday’s Slalom Frances stepped up to the top of the podium. Christian was 10th overall. On Sunday in Slalom Nicole hit the podium finishing 3rd while both Frances and Christian were in the top 10
“They’re all skiing really well and lowering their FIS points every time we race.” exalted Coach Gavin. “The challenge is putting two runs together but we’re moving in the right direction.”