Six local athletes headed to Penticton for BC Winter Games

Six athletes from the Cowichan Valley will represent the Vancouver Island-Central Coast zone at the upcoming BC Winter Games.

Kevin Rothbauer Citizen

Six athletes from the Cowichan Valley, competing in five different sports, will represent the Vancouver Island-Central Coast zone at the upcoming BC Winter Games.

The Valley will be represented by Connor Howe and Cole Lane in archery, Nicholas Blundell in wheelchair basketball, Brooklyn Stobbe in gymnastics, Naomi Davies in judo, and Sarah Rocque in freestyle skiing.

Featuring 18 different sports, the BC Winter Games will take place in Penticton from Feb. 25-28.