Silver for Burns Lake resident

Silver for Burns Lake resident

Silver for Cole Bender

Two Burns Lake athletes representing the Omineca Ski Club brought home four medals from the 2016 B.C. Winter Games.

Two Burns Lake athletes representing the Omineca Ski Club brought home four medals from the 2016 B.C. Winter Games held in Penticton last weekend.

Ava Nealis brought home two silver medals and one bronze in biathlon while Cole Bender earned another silver medal, also in biathlon.

Cole and Ava have been training hard for months and have had a busy season so far, with three provincial biathlon competitions plus the B.C. Winter Games.