Bravo for biathletes
PHOTO COURTESY ANA COTRIGASANU
The Cadets at the 867 Vaudreuil-Dorion squadron recently received top honours in the January 31 competition held at the Montreal biathlon center in Mont-St-Bruno.
The biathlon season is starting well for Cadets at the 867 Vaudreuil-Dorion squadron. On January 31, over 120 cadets, aged 12 to 19, from the greater Montreal area, participated in the regional biathlon championships. Our 13 athletes from the region, as they have so often done in the past, received top honors in this competition held at the Montreal biathlon center in Mont-St-Bruno.
The boys’ open team composed of Konrad Schmidt from Vaudreuil-Dorion and Simon-Gabriel Pouliot from Île Perrot won first place. 867's other boys’ open team composed of Chad Alexander from Notre Dame de l'Ile Perrot and Charles Charbonneau from Vaudreuil-Dorion finished third.
The Junior Boys’ team composed of Obayda Khan from Vaudreuil-Dorion and Samagra Abrol from Terrasse-Vaudreuil finished sixth. Cadets Marsel Vitti from Pincourt, Justin Laframboise and Frederic Audette from Vaudreuil-Dorion participated individually.
The girls’ open team composed of Gabrielle Leclerc from Île Perrot and Lydia Gazaille-Perreault from Pincourt finished first. The Junior Girls’ team composed of Savannah Burroughs from Vaudreuil-Dorion and Kamwel Desire from Pincourt also finished first.
Several individual medals were also given to our cadets: Gabrielle Leclerc and Konrad Schmidt – gold medal, Kamwel Desire - silver medal, and Simon Pouliot-Gabriel – bronze medal.