Canada is where it’s at: A successful trip north

mark pollock

Throughout the week just been the planned races in Rossland, British Columbia, Canada were up in the air (due to lack of snow). This resulted in a week of preparing for races that may or may not eventuate which takes a bit of (psychological) doing. Throughout this 3 or 4 day period I was situated in Bozeman and trained with the team on the dwindling snow supplies around the town. On Thursday morning the call was made: Rossland was a go! Yeah buddy!

A sunrise during the week in Bozeman A sunrise during the week in Bozeman

A group of 8 athletes and 2 coaches travelled 9 hours on Thursday afternoon in the team van arriving at our condo around 11pm (it was a big job)!

After arriving the races were still uncertain.

This was just outside our accommodation which was very close to the race venue: snow was scarce! This was just outside our accommodation which was very close to the race venue: snow was scarce!

Throughout Friday I was very anxious. This was my deadline…

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