Lethbridge Sends Three Skaters to Winter Games

Three skaters, two managers, and one coach from Lethbridge will be heading to Halifax next month.

Three skaters from Lethbridge will represent Alberta at the 2011 Canada Winter Games next month. Figure skater Jazlyn Tabachniuk, hockey player Ryan Chynoweth, and speed skater Paul Cooney will head to Halifax for the games February 11th to 27th. Also from Lethbridge, figure skating coach Don Cowan, figure skating manager Holly Henderson, and speed skating manager, Tim Cooney.  A total of 242 Alberta athletes will take part in 20 different sports. Officials say this is the largest team the province has ever sent to the Canada Winter Games.

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