CCNWT names 2020 Arctic Winter Games team

Cross Country NWT is proud to name its provisional team for the 2020 Arctic Winter Games following the conclusion of Territorial Trials in Yellowknife from Dec 13-14.

Using the cold-weather alternate selection policy, a team of seventeen skiers from Yellowknife, Fort Good Hope and Fort Smith has been named.  This roster is now advanced to Sport North for final confirmation and remains subject to any appeals under the Cross Country NWT athlete selection policy for the Games.

Cross Country NWT would like to thank the Yellowknife Ski Club organizing committee and volunteers for a successful hosting of Territorial Trials.

Selected athletes are:

U18 Female

Linnea Azzolini

Kea Furniss

Ella Kokelj

Rae Panayi

U16 Female

Leah McShane

U16 Male

Makoa Kokelj

Marcus Proctor

Kiran Ray

Morgan Young

U14 Female

Anna Curran

Taylor Porter

Shelby Tobac

Kira Young

U14 Male

Joseph Curran

Malachi Morin

Aksel Reed

Isaac Zimmer

Coaching team

Mike Argue – Head coach

Stephen Dunbar – Assistant coach

Kerry Wheler – Team manager