• Alex 50km Lahti Champion
    • Sun, Slush and Sparkles

      In between races at the Haywood Canadian Championships on Sunday March 18, 2012, 84 girls, 15 ambassadors and 25 parents from around the country got together at the Chateau Mont-Sainte-Anne for a fun-filled afternoon of spring skiing and hip-hop dancing, followed by an empowering discussion about setting and achieving goals.
      The afternoon started off with introductions, sparkle face-paint, and a quick bite to eat, before everyone headed out to the ski trails.
      The ambassadors for the event, Vancouver 2010 Olympians Perianne Jones and Madeleine Williams, along with Julie Boisvert, Caroline Drolet, Stéphanie Drolet, Janelle Greer, Sara Hewitt, Kendra Hicks, Genvièvre Masson, Audrée Meessen-Pinard, Camille Pepin, Myriam Paquette, Alexia Pichard-Jolicoeur, Pavlina Sudrich and Heidi Widmer, gave the girls tips for skiing in the slushy spring conditions...