Haywood RACE Report: Zoë Williams and Julien Locke win AltaGas sprints at Highlands Nordic

    February 1, 2019

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    The first day of the Haywood NorAm/Eastern Canadian Championships got underway today with the AltaGas, classic sprints at Highlands Nordic.

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    With temperatures a bit nippy, below -10 deg. C., it was a cool start for the qualifiers. Chelsea Nordiq's Laura Leclair and Black Jack's Julien Locke posted the fastest times.

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    XCSO photo

    The women's race saw Nakkertok's Zoë Williams win the women's final over Laura Leclair. Mia Serratore of Big Thunder was 3rd.

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    Women's Podium, Marten Burns photo

    The junior race was won by Heidi Stewart of Big Thunder, 2nd was Shaylynn Loewen of Georgian  Nordic Ski & Canoe Club and 3rd was Bronwyn Williams of Nakkertok.

    Julien Locke came through to win the men's finals, ahead of Nakkertok's Dominique Moncion-Groulx and last weekend's Lake Placid SuperTour sprint winner, Antoine Briand of  Skibec.

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    Julien Locke leads Dominique Moncion- Groulx into the finish, Ski de Fond Quebec photo

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    Men's Podium, Marten Burns photo

    Nakkertok's Pierre Grall-Johnson, was the top junior man, with Mono Nordic's Alexander Maycock 2nd and another Nakkertok skier, John Lindfors 3rd.

    Results

    Saturday features interval-start, classic racing. Please note Live Results are not expected to be available.

    More photos from Ski de Fond Quebec.

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