Williams Lake Cross Country Ski Club members Anika Wallin (from left)

Williams Lake Cross Country Ski Club members Anika Wallin (from left)

Skiers race at Teck BC Championships

Four skiers from the Bull Mountain Racers of the Williams Lake Cross Country Ski Club competed at the Teck BC Midget Championships.

Four skiers from the Bull Mountain Racers of the Williams Lake Cross Country Ski Club competed at the Teck BC Midget Championships in West Kelowna late last month.

Skiers had a great weekend, coaches said, with several personal bests for the season achieved.

The BC championships was a two-day event with three races and approximately 218 competitors.

Grace Turner, born in 2004, raced to a seventh-place result in the 2.0 classic interval start and a fifth-place finish in the 300-metre sprint.

Anika Wallin, born in 2006, raced to a third-place finish in the 2.0 classic interval start and a fourth-place result in the 300-metre sprint.

Jessabelle Atkinson-Trelenbert, in the 2007 class, took seventh in the 2.0 classic interval start and a 13th-place time in the 300-metre sprint.

Livia Seabourne, also in the 2007 division, was 33rd in the 2.0 classic interval start and 29th in the 300-metre sprint.

The girls, meanwhile, raced in the 1.5-kilometre relay and were 12th out of the 25 official teams.