Risler Wins Canadian Junior Title - BC Alpine Ski Association



Whistler native Christina Risler of the National Development Team took second place Monday in the women's downhill at the Pontiac GMC Canadian National Championships. Risler, 19, by virtue of taking second place in 1:54.58 captured the Canadian Junior Title. Teammate Britt Janyk was sixth in 1:55.94. Quebec's Anne-Marie Lefrancois left the competition chasing a vapour trail of speed to win the Pontiac GMC Canadian Championships women's downhill Monday in Whistler. Lefrancois, 24, of Charlesbourg, Que, burned up the Dave Murray Downhill course in 1 minute, 52.01 seconds.