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Benning Scorches Course at Steve Burgess Memorial XC Run

September 13, 2014

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After a two-year hiatus, Wolves runner Jackie Benning has returned to college xc running with a vengeance. Benning opened her season on Saturday with a convincing win in the Steve Burgess Memorial XC Races at Wapiti Nordic.  She recorded a time 16:23, the 3rd best ever women’s time on the 4 km course.  Team mate Amanda Patteson placed second […]

Foes Triumph in Wolves XC Relay

October 19, 2013

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Bolstered by a strong anchor leg from Kirsten Manz, The Foes of Bi$$ captured the featured 3 x 3 km event at the 2013 Wolves XC Relay at the Wapiti Nordic Ski Centre on Saturday. Trailing their arch nemesis, The Friends of Bi$$, after two of the three hilly 3 km legs, Manz quickly reeled in […]

2013 Wolves XC Series Champions Declared

October 10, 2013

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The final results are in and champions have been declared in 13 categories for the 2013 Wolves XC Running Series. With 3 victories and 1 second place finish, Dario Staples from Grande Prairie was the top point scorer with 38 total points in the Senior Elementary Boys category.  Zach Malmstem from the Composite High School had the second highest […]

Busy Weekend for Wolves XC Running Series

September 29, 2013

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With completion of Race 5 – the GPREMS Ambulance Chaser and Race 6 – The Dawson Creek Sneak this weekend, the 2013 Wolves Cross Country Running Series is heating up.  With only two scoring races left, most of the battles forthe  top spots in 14 different categories are still in doubt. Grande Prairie Comp runner Zach Malmstem […]

87 Runners Wade Through Bezason 2013 Bog XC Race

September 22, 2013

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The ageless Paul Birnham from LaGlace bested all runners in the featured 5 km distance at the 2013 Bezanson Bog Cross Country Running Race at the Old Bezanson Townsite on Saturday.  Birnham covered the challenging course in 19:46, for a two minute victory over the GP Comp’s Zach Malmstem.   For the third Wolves Series Race […]

Keddie Kids Capture Crowns at Burgess Memorial XC Race

September 14, 2013

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The brother and sister duo of Tyson and Danae Keddie, representing the Wolves Athletics Club,  both bested the fields in their respective races at the Steve Burgess Memorial XC Running Race at the Wapiti Nordic Ski Trails on Saturday, Tyson Keddie, a Grade 8 student at Montrose,  had top time in the 3 km distance, stopping the […]

Burgess Memorial XC Goes Saturday

September 9, 2013

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The Steve Burgess Memorial XC Race hits the trail at the Wapiti Nordic Ski Trails (Highway 40 Parking Lot) this Saturday, September 14 at 12:30 p.m.  Over 150 runners of all ages (Grade 1 to Really Old)  and ability levels are expected to compete. Race details and pre-registration are at the Wolves XC Series site.  Please […]