A Snowy Pirate Loppet, Mateys!
A hearty round of Pirate Cheers and a Treasure Chest full of THANKS to all Larch Hills Nordic VOLUNTEERS!
Thank you also to our event sponsors:
School District 83, Argo Road Maintenance, Askew’s Foods, Boston Pizza, H2O4U, Hub Barton Insurance, Larch Hills Nordic Society, LA Signs, Salmon Arm Ready Mix, Shuswap Black Powder Group, Shuswap Lady Striders, Shuswap Orthodontics, Shuswap Tourism, Skookum Cycle and Ski, Stella Jones, Tim Horton’s, Toliver Advertising and Design, and Vella Radio!
You made the Friday, January 31 Larch Hills Pirate Loppet a smiles-filled day for 467 local elementary and middle school students who enjoyed this year’s “high seas” Ski Adventure!
Since 2011, $34,400 has been distributed to fifteen different SD No.83 schools for the purchase of X-C Ski equipment. Thank you to SASCU and Shuswap Community Foundations for helping make our 2019 generous donations possible.
THANK YOU! – from the Pirate Loppet Committee:
“Captains” Megan Weir & Geneviève Duclos, with formidable crew Jeremy Ayotte, Antje Breugem, Pat Danforth, Christine & Pat Hutchins, Megan Moore, “Salty Dog” Tom Peasgood, Susan Rothlisberger, and “Long John Lichen Beard” George Zorn