Lisle Compton of Kenora Nordic captures the gold medal in the Junior Women’s pursuit race completed today. The pursuit race combines a day 1 classic race time with a day 2 skate time of the same distance putting Compton in the top national spot for her category!
Follow the link below to read more about what Compton had to say about her race:
Kenora Nordic skier, Shayna Hensrud, finished 62nd in Juvenile girls – just 4 minutes off of the leader in her 5 km skate race on a highly technical course. Skiing 10 km in the Junior Division, Elise Hummelbrunner managed to place 58th out of 67 competitors.
Jesse Bachinsky, competing as a Para-Nordic athlete among able-bodied peers, completed a 7.2 km skate in 26.11 min.
Short and long Sprints are next on the schedule with the mass start classic race to wrap up the national competition this Saturday, Lappe Nordic, Thunder Bay.