Monday, the first day of competition at the 2012 Junior Nationals, were the Classic Sprints. The highlight result of the day was Annika Taylor who took 7th place (1st in the B Final) in the FOJ competition. Making the quarterfinals were Patrick McElravey who took 21st in the J1 boys, Austin Meng was 19th in the OJ boys, Peter Holmes 13th and Dylan Syben 22nd in th J2 boys, and Bria Riggs 30th in the J2 girls, and Katrin Larusson 23rd in the J1 girls.
Far West Nordic results:
MJ1: Patrick McElravey 21st, Jordan McElroy 50th, Alex Kopytko 75th, Branden Deeter 78th, Shane Christian 87th, Joe Piercy 88th,
MOJ; Austin Meng 19th
MJ2: Peter Holmes 13th, Dylan Syben 22nd, Sam Zabell 40th, Peter Carroll 41st, Eli Yale 50th, Julien Bordes 51st, Evan Vomund 59th, Brandon Herhusky 61st
FJ2: Bria Riggs 30th, Daniell Nivinski 54th, Savannah Blide 56th, Gabrielle Rinne 57th, Amanda Kirkeby 60th, Camille Hartley 61st, Skyler Flora 62nd
FJ1: Katrin Larusson 23rd, Cassidy Cichowicz 52nd, Joelle Romo 68th, Raylene Chew 70th, Laurel Fiddler 79th,
FOJ: Annika Taylor 7th, Melanie Swick 36th
Tuesday is a training day followed by the freestyle mass start competition on Wednesday.
Follow the action and get to know the team on the Far West JN Blog.