Kamloops Long Blades skate in Red Deer, Vernon

The Kamloops Long Blades were in action last weekend at the Canadian Youth Long Track Championships in Red Deer and the Interior FUNale in Vernon.

John Hill finished fifth and Adam Turner was sixth overall in their respective divisions. Turner earned a silver medal in the 300-metre race at nationals in Red Deer.

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Recording personal-best times in all of their races in Vernon were Ashton Loland and Allison Hill.

Hallie Sadegur, Caleb Van der Merwe, Meena Litt, Jared Roberts and Mason Pelton posted three personal-best times apiece.

Dashiell Taylor, Lennox Taylor, Jason Hill, Jessica Robertson, Kayleigh Roberts, Nelson Smith, Laylah Sadegur and Yael Van der Merwe each recorded a pair of personal-best times.

Clara Beggs and Jordan Smith each recorded one personal best time.

Next up for the Long Blades is the BC Winter Games later this month in Fort St. John.

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