Manitoba athletes at The Canadian National Biathlon Championships, being held in Canmore Alberta, have now completed two days of races in both the Sprint and Individual categories. And it’s been an eventful two days! In the first day of Sprints, Lucas Smith captured a Gold Medal finish in Senior Boys and Tim Wehner placed Second in his age category, fourth overall in Masters Men. As well, there was stellar marksmanship by Liam Pelletier, who shot clean in both shooting bouts! Today, Tim Wehner captured a Gold Medal finish in Masters Men, Lucas Smith placed fourth in Senior Boys and Kaley Dean secured a strong 11th place finish in Senior Girls. Ian Mitchell, Bowan LeMay, Alexisse Berard and Mark Naylor are rounding off Team Manitoba nicely giving Manitoba a solid presence. Tomorrow, Friday, they get a day off before the Pursuit and Relay races commence on Saturday. Go Team Toba!
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