Two Hart Judo Academy participants confirmed Prince George’s martial arts skills to the nation on the Canada Winter Games. Kimiko Kamstra and Lochlan Gary Young fought their way onto the rostrum with satisfaction, earning a combined four medals for Team British Columbia at the 2019 Games in Red Deer, Alberta. They every earned a character medal, plus a team medal in the judo competitions. Kamstra made it to her weight magnificence very last (44kg), and the 18-year-vintage took home the silver medal after losing to Alberta’s Evelyn Beaton.
She helped B.C. Win the silver medal as nicely inside the group opposition. Young lost in his character seventy-three-kilogram semi-very last but prevailed within the bronze medal match over Kristopher Robert LaFrance of Prince Edward Island. The 16-yr-antique turned into additionally a member of B.C. That gained silver within the guys’ group event. On the slopes, Prince George snowboarder Colby Graham was given onto the podium for the province. The 17-12 months-old got over the end line 2nd location inside the men’s snowboardcross very last for the silver medal; Quebec’s Anthony Gervais-Marcoux gained the gold.
B.C. He was fourth in medals at the Canada Winter Games this year with 87 altogether, which protected 30 gold, the 1/3-maximum of every other province, and the most ever at a Canada Winter Games, 28 silver and 29 bronze. Quebec came out on top with 146 medals; sixty-five gold, 41 silver, and 40 bronze. At the 2015 Games here in Prince George, B.C. It was the 1/3 beautiful province with 88 medals.