- BC Games
Kajaks capture cross-country crown
Led by captain JJ Schmidt, the Richmond Kajaks have won the prestigious Lower Mainland Cross-country Series.
Following the conclusion of the eight-race series last weekend at Jericho Park in Vancouver, which featured some 40 teams, the Kajaks boasted three age-group winners: Rachel Ruus, Gihan Wickremasuriya, Steve Hosford and John Caruso, with seconds earned by Fred Pawluk and Schmidt. Other participants contributing points included Christopher Maika, Jake Madderom, George Agnew, Stephanie Ossienbrink, Jerod Hume and Jean Michel Chevalier.