Thursday’s action from the Sask Winter Games


The second half of the 2023 Sask. Winter Games got underway on Thursday.

Cross Country and Para Nordic Ski races originally scheduled for yesterday were postponed, due to frigid temperatures.

In Saskatoon’s Azizza Kowalchuk took home gold. Parkland Valley’s Aya Burrell and Addison Tribe earned silver and bronze. South West’s Rowan Gray earned gold in the male Pre-Novice Free Skate event.

In the Novice Female Free Skate, Prairie Central’s Bella Russell, South East’s Rory Greenbank, and Lakeland’s Morgan Burns went 1-3. Prairie Central also came out on top in the Novice Male Free Skate, with Shane Benko skating to gold.

All weight classes competed in the Judo Individual competition on Thursday at the City of Regina Fieldhouse.

Futsal made it’s debut at the Sask Winter Games. The inaugural game saw Team Saskatoon play Team Parkland Valley on Court 1 at the Avana Centre at the REAL District.

In the debut female Futsal match, Parkland Valley fell to Regina 7-4. Futsal competition will continue at the Avana
Centre through Saturday, February 25.

The Wrestling Team Duals round robin got underway ahead of Friday’s Team Finals. The individual medals will be
awarded on Saturday.

Target Shooting also got underway on Thursday.

Full results of the games can be found here.

With files from Sask Games


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