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Huntly Skiers Fine Olympic Performances

The three young Huntly cross-country skiers competing in Vancouver delivered excellent performances in their Winter Olympics debut today.

Andrew Musgrave and Andrew Young, racing for Team GB, and PJ Barron (Ireland) were competing in the 15km free race at Whistler. Andrew Musgrave ended 55th in a time of 36:32.4 minutes. Andrew Young secured 74th spot in a time of 38:45.1. PJ Barron rounded off the fine performances by the Huntly trio, completing the course in 43:50.4 minutes for 91st place.

All learned and developed their skills and fitness at theHuntly Nordic and Outdoor Centre.

The race was won by Switzerland's Dario Cologna who raced round the 15km course in 33:36.3 minutes.

More information is available at:http://vancouver2010.teamgb.com/

Details of the BBC’s coverage of the event and a feature on Huntly Nordic and Outdoor Centre can be found at:http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter_olympics/vancouver_2010/cross_country_skiing

Huntly congratulates Roy and our athletes on a fantastic performance!

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