Debbie Koerber  photo  Above: Skier Jacqueline Elliot cheered on by older teammates at the finish line of the Larch Hills Elementary School Pirate Loppet in Salmon Arm on Jan. 28. . The Revelstoke Nordic Ski Team sent nearly twenty skiers to the race. Wins for Revelstoke included: Hayden Mallett earned a first and Aleks Klassen finished second in the grade 4 boys category. The grade 5 girls swept their category with Alana Britton in first

Debbie Koerber photo Above: Skier Jacqueline Elliot cheered on by older teammates at the finish line of the Larch Hills Elementary School Pirate Loppet in Salmon Arm on Jan. 28. . The Revelstoke Nordic Ski Team sent nearly twenty skiers to the race. Wins for Revelstoke included: Hayden Mallett earned a first and Aleks Klassen finished second in the grade 4 boys category. The grade 5 girls swept their category with Alana Britton in first

Pirates on the snowy trails

The Revelstoke Nordic Ski Team sent nearly twenty skiers to the race. Wins for Revelstoke included: Hayden Mallett earned a first and Aleks Klassen finished second in the grade 4 boys category. The grade 5 girls swept their category with Alana Britton in first, Beth Granstrom in second, and Elizabeth Elliot in third. There were also many strong top ten finishes by other members of the team. ~Daniel Blackie.