Whitehorse Daily Star

February 22, 2019

WARMING UP

Photo by Photo Submitted

WARMING UP – Two of the Yukon’s biathletes, Romeo Champagne (60) and Aidan Hupé (65), prepare for their 10-kilometre pursuit race Tuesday at the River Bend Golf and Recreation Area in Red Deer, Alta. Photo by Team Yukon/ SARAH LEWIS

MOON OVER MOUNTAIN

Photo by Vince Fedoroff

MOON OVER MOUNTAIN – The snow moon sets this morning over Whitehorse as a new, clear day dawns.

NORTHERN SKILLS SHOWCASED

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NORTHERN SKILLS SHOWCASED – Yukon gymnast Hailey Sherman competes Sunday in the Canada Winter Games in Red Deer, Alta. Photo by Team Yukon/STEPHEN ANDERSON-LINDSAY

INTERMISSION ENTERTAINMENT

Photo by John Tonin

INTERMISSION ENTERTAINMENT – Mikayla Kramer performs a solo routine during the intermission of the Arctic Edge Skating Club matinée presentation of ‘The Wizard of Oz On Ice’ Saturday at the Takhini Arena.

A PROUD MOMENT

Photo by John Tonin

A PROUD MOMENT – Kyron Crosby was named the flag bearer for Team Yukon at the Canada Winter Games pep rally held Wednesday at the MacBride Museum. The opening ceremonies are tonight in Red Deer, Alta. Competition begins Saturday.

FESTIVAL FUN HEATING UP

Photo by Vince Fedoroff

FESTIVAL FUN HEATING UP – New to this year’s Yukon Sourdough Rendezvous is the Northern Lights School of Dance Junior Can Can dancers, seen here at last Friday’s kick-off. Rendezvous events are well underway, with the Quest for the Crown set for this evening and more events continuing until Rendezvous weekend (Feb. 23-24).