Richmond athletes represented their city proudly as members of Team BC at the recent 2020 Special Olympics Canada Winter Games in Thunder Bay, ON.
Held every two years, the five-day (Feb. 25-29) event featured competition in eight sports — alpine skiing, 5-pin bowling, cross-country skiing, curling, figure skating, floor hockey, snowshoeing and speed skating.
Speed skater Nicky Chow returned home with a gold and bronze medal. Brayden Pawers and Dick Richard were member’s of BC.’s floor hockey team that finished in fourth place. Curler Kris Cohen also helped his BC team to a fourth place finish.