Local Emily Dickson picked up three gold medals in biathlon events at the B.C. Winter Games held from Feb. 23 to 26 2012 in Greater Vernon. The games are held to bring together young developing athletes from across the province to compete. Dickson came first place in the junior girls individual, the junior girls sprint and the junior girls super sprint events. Local Dahlin Wiebe also competed in B.C. Winter Games in the midget boys cross country 400 metre individual sprint coming in 13 place overall in the final standings.