Hemlock Ski Club's Katrina Voss competes in Whistler April 3-5 as part of Team BC.

Hemlock Ski Club’s Katrina Voss competes at 2015 Mackenzie Investments Whistler Cup

Community can watch from home through online streaming

Over the Easter long weekend, alpine ski fans can watch live as Hemlock Ski Club’s Katrina Voss represents BC at the 2015 Mackenzie Investments Whistler Cup. Voss is among an elite group chosen to represent Team BC in the U16 category against some of the best youth alpine ski racers in the world.

ViaSport TV has partnered with the Whistler Mountain Ski Club, Mackenzie Investments and Whistler Blackcomb to provide live coverage of the tournament, so friends and families from around the world can watch from home. The Agassiz-Harrison community can cheer Voss on by tuning into ViaSport TV from April 3 – 5 at www.viasport.ca/whistler-cup

Voss will be representing both her hometown of Port Moody and Hemlock Ski Club when she hits the slope this weekend at the Whistler Cup. She has only been skiing for six years. However, in the junior U16 category, she continues to outperform everyone’s expectations. This year, Voss’s home ski mountain (Hemlock) did not open due to lack of snow. She has had to travel every weekend to find snow to train on to be able to qualify for this international race.

ViaSport TV is the broadcast and production arm of ViaSport British Columbia, tasked with increasing the exposure, recognition and power of amateur-level sport across the province and the world. Most recently, ViaSport TV produced Canada Games TV TODAY, a news and entertainment show bringing behind the scenes stories from the Games into the homes of thousands of people across the globe. Learn more at www.viasport.ca/tv

The Mackenzie Investments Whistler Cup is the world’s top international competition for male and female 12-15 year old alpine ski racers. The 2015 Whistler Cup will host more than 450 athletes from over 25 countries to compete in super-G, slalom and giant slalom ski racing. In the past 22 years, more than 250 Whistler Cup competitors have gone on to compete in World Cup events or Olympic Games.

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