Flying to gold

Flying to gold

Williams Lake’s Conley Pinette (second from right) set a Pan American Water Ski Championship record in the jump division Wednesday.

Williams Lake’s Conley Pinette (second from right) set a Pan American Water Ski Championship record in the jump division Wednesday in Mexico, sailing 176 feet, the length of roughly four and a half school buses, to bring home a gold medal for Canada. The competition continues until Nov. 20. See a future Tribune/Weekend Advisor for story.