Invermere's Christina Lustenberger picked up top spot in the women's downhill at Apex Tuesday. Lustenberger took the gold medal in one minute 20.87 seconds.
“I made a couple of mistakes but I just let my skis run,” said Lustenberger, 17, with her first career win on the Pontiac GMC Cup circuit. I need to work on a better line up top.” In the men's downhill, Jamie Finlayson of Whistler clocked one minute 18.44 seconds on the 2.1 kilometer Juniper course at Apex Mountain. Brian Bennett of Quesnel, was a very close second in 1:18.46.