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Former Brooks resident Madison Charney recently won the Canadian women’s skeleton championship.
The 20-year-old, competing in her fifth season in the sport, guided her way through heavy snow on the Calgary track to win her first national title. She finished with a two-run time of 2:07.42.
She sat fourth after her opening run down the 1,430 metre track in Calgary but got off to a great start of 5.60 seconds in her second run that helped move her up three spots onto the top of the podium.
She edged out first-run leader Lanette Prediger of Calgary who finished with a time of 2:07.46. Full Story >