Community brief: Powell River figure skaters meet Patrick Chan and Elizabeth Putnam

Powell River Skating Club members [from left] Zeyta Thomas, six, Anna Salome, five, and Samantha, Ratzlaff, eight, took part in a seminar in Gibsons earlier this month led by three-time world figure skating champion and multiple Olympic medalist Patrick Chan and two-time Canadian national bronze medalist in pairs Elizabeth Putnam.

The young skaters spent two hours on the ice and also had one hour of off-ice training, as well as getting autographs and making new friends with other skaters in attendance.

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