The J1 Development Group is a BC Alpine initiative designed to provide training and race preparation for J1 athletes from May through to December. The objective of this program is to enhance the physical, psychological and technical skills of the athletes.

Congratulations to the following athletes who have been named to the J1 Development Group:
– Alecia Willis (Whistler Mountain Ski Club)
– Sara Elliot (Big White Racers)
– Jen Meyer (Big White Racers)
– Tyler Werry (Fernie Alpine Ski Team)
– Ian Deans (Big White Racers)
– Alexander Binks (Whistler Mountain Ski Club)
– Isaac Penn (Whistler Mountain Ski Club)
– Ian Morrison (Whistler Mountain Ski Club)

The following athletes still have the opportunity to be named to the group:
– Madison McLeish (Whistler Mountain Ski Club)
– Brynne Benbow (Whistler Mountain Ski Club)
– Ryan Hotte (Mt. Washington Ski Club)
– James Rose (Windermere Valley Ski Club)
– Dane Peterson (Windermere Valley Ski Club)
– Curtis Koepke (Big White Racers)
– Michael Cadman (Whistler Mountain Ski Club)
– Patrick Taillefer (Whistler Mountain Ski Club)
– Chris Campbell (Timberland Ski Club)

J1 Development Group training began this weekend in Whistler.