Canadian racers lined up for the Individual Race on March 12, 2019 in Villars-sur-Ollon, Switzerland.
It was a beautiful day with blue skies and some fresh snow from a big storm the day before.
The Senior Men started first at 9:20 am. They completed around 1,700 metres of elevation in total. Canadian racers included Peter Knight, Matt Ruta, Tyson Smith and Matt Reid.
The Junior Men started at 10:00 am and included Canadian Racers Jessie McAuley and Noah Schuh. The Senior Women started right on their heels at 10:03 am. Canadian racers included Kylee Ohler, Lori Anne Donald, Courtney Post and Caroline Reid. Both categories completed the “medium” course with around 1,400 metres of climbing.
The Cadet and Junior Women started at 10:45 am and included Canadian racer Ema Chlepkova, who completed a course with around 900 metres of elevation gain.
Results – Congratulations to all of our athletes!
Cadet Women (Short course)
Ema Chlepkova – 18th – Time: 1:30:44
Junior Men (Medium course)
Jessie McAuley – 10th – Time: 1:32:43
Noah Schuh- 24th – Time: 2:06:23
Senior Women (Medium course)
Kylee Ohler – 25th – Time: 1:53:51
Lori Anne Donald – 31st – Time: 2:07:22
Courtney Post – 34th – Time: 2:14:33
Caroline Reid – 37th – Time: 2:32:25
Senior Men (Long course)
Peter Knight – 51st – Time: 2:00:05
Tyson Smith – 53rd – Time: 2:01:26
Matt Ruta – 54th – Time: 2:02:00
Matt Reid – 62nd – Time: 2:08:53