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Dave Dawson The Packet & Times After lining up in the nearby parking lot, boys racing in the Grade 6 division jockey for position as they enter the first turn of their race that took them up the ski hill and around the Oro-Medonte resort.

GALLERY: Cross country championships

More than 500 of the region's top elementary school runners from both the Simcoe County District School Board and the Simcoe Muskoka Catholic School Board converged at Mount St. Louis Moonstone Tuesday for the annual Simcoe County Cross Country Running Championship.

Robert Burcher photo Mathew Fields jumps for joy as he is announced as the Skier of the year with The Blue Mountain Special Olympics Alpine Ski Team . Mathew will be the Canadian representative at the World Event in Austria in 2017. Looking on is Todd Brooker who was the guest speaker at the event and Terry Sears - Head Coach.

Special Olympians take home hardware

Mathew Fields jumps for joy as he is announced as the Skier of the year with The Blue Mountain Special Olympics Alpine Ski Team. Mathew will be the Canadian representative at the World Event in Austria in 2017.