Nordic and Biathlon skiers from across North-Central BC Gathered in Vanderhoof, BC on Saturday, January 20 to participate in the Nechako Nordics Regional Biathlon and Cross Country Ski Northern Teck Cup races.
A record setting 83 races signed up for the Northern Teck cup cross-country ski race, with 32 biathlon competitors taking part in the regional biathlon competition that followed.
Supported by event sponsors Integris Credit Union, Earthen Ware, Tim Hortons and M4 Enterprises Nechako Valley Sporting Association and Nechako Nordic Ski Club volunteers hosted a fantastic event.
Skiers from the Caledonia Nordic Ski Club, the Cariboo Ski Touring Club, the Omineca Ski Club, the Bulkley Valley Cross Country Ski Club and of course, Vanderhoof’s Nechako Nordics Ski Club participated, in 3 km to 7.5 km races.
Regional Biathlon Event Results
Nechako Nordic biathlon winners included Linnea Moutray who placed first in the Senior Girls 7.5 km race with a ski time of 27:57 and Cody Vanwerkhoven who placed second in the Junior Boys 6 km race with a time of 28:11.
2018 Teck Northern Cup #3 Results
Nechako Nordic Ski Club members had a strong showing in the cross-country races
Atom Boys 7 and Under .75 km Race
Atom Girls 7 and Under .75 km Race
Pee Wee Boys 1.5 km Race
|3||Josh (Zhuoxi) Wu||8:38|
Pee Wee Girls 1.5 km Race
Bantam Girls 2.5 km Race
Juvenile Boys 6.6 km Race