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Greater Victoria cross-country skier medals at B.C. race

Amelia Wells competes in the Teck B.C. Midget Cross-Country Ski Championships at Larch Hills near Salmon Arm earlier this month. She won the silver medal in the 300-metre sprint event. - Photo contributed
Amelia Wells competes in the Teck B.C. Midget Cross-Country Ski Championships at Larch Hills near Salmon Arm earlier this month. She won the silver medal in the 300-metre sprint event.
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Cross-country skier Amelia Wells of Victoria grabbed the silver medal at the Teck B.C. Midget Championships in the 300-metre sprint event at Larch Hills in Salmon Arm, Feb. 8-9.

She skis with the Strathcona Nordics Devo race team based at Mount Washington's Paradise Meadows.

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