2018 FIS Nordic Junior and U23 World Ski Championships Selection Announcement

    January 11, 2018



    Congratulations to the athletes nominated for selection to the Junior and U23 World Championship Teams competing in Goms, Switzerland, Jan.27 – Feb.4, 2018. Additional athletes have been identified as alternates in the circumstance that one of the nominated athletes declines the nomination or is unable to attend the championships due to illness. The trip leaves January 14 for a training camp in Praz de Lys, France.

    Athletes Nominated for Selection

    Junior World Championships

    Natalie Hynes Whitehorse
    Annika Richardson CDEN de Thunder Bay – Hollyburn
    Hannah Mehain Sovereign Lake Nordic
    Catherine Reed-Metayer Skibec
    India Mcisaac Rocky Mountain Racers
    Antoine Cyr CNEPH - Skinouk
    Félix Longpré C.N.M.S.A
    Etienne Hébert AWCA - Montériski
    Graham Ritchie CDEN de Thunder Bay – Big Thunder
    Reed Godfrey Canmore Nordic



    Alternate: Alexandra Racine, Club de ski du Mont Orford
    Alternate: Sam Hendry, Canmore Nordic

    U23 World Championships

    Anne-Marie Comeau Université Laval
    Maya Macisaac-Jones AWCA - RMR
    Katherine Stewart-Jones CDEN de Thunder Bay – Nakkertok
    Laura Leclair CNEPH - Chelsea Nordiq
    Gareth Williams Telemark - NST
    Olivier Hamel CNEPH - Skibec
    Ricardo Izquierdo-Bernier CNEPH – Fondeurs-Laurentides
    Alexis Dumas CNEPH  - Skibec
    Philippe Boucher CNEPH  - Skibec
    Antoine Briand (sprint seulement) CNEPH - Skibec



    Alternate: Sophie Carrier-Laforte, Skinouk

    Best Wishes from the selection committee to all the selected athletes and staff for a successful Championship in Goms.

    Christine Hicks, CCC High Performance Committee
    Maureen Kershaw, CCC High Performance Committee
    Stéphane Barrette, CCC Director of Coach and Athlete Development
    Lisa Patterson, U23-WJC Trip Leader – CCC HP Coordinator
    Thomas Holland, CCC High Performance Director