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Sara Spence Provincial Long Track Champion!

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Fort St John BC- Siblings Eric and Sara Spence competed in the provincial long track speed skating championships over the weekend in Ft St John at the Pomeroy sports complex.   Both are members of the Kamloops River City Racers Speed Skating Club.  Sara was crowned with the women's open title winning all four events she competed in and setting a new track record in the 500m. Sara's time of 43.0 eclipsed the old time of 43.5. Eric was racing in the male T2T 14 division and finished with two second and two first place results.  His time in the 3000m was 9 seconds faster than his nearest competitor posting a time of 4:48.5.
Sara will now head to Quebec to compete in the Junior National Long  Track Championships on Feb 2 - 4, as well Eric's results for this weekend qualify him to compete at The Canadian age class in Winnipeg MB in February. 

Erick, Jay, and Sara, Jay is a former member of the National Team and the 2013 provincial open men's Olympic style champion.

Eric, Jay and Sara at the Provincial Long Track Championships