Students learn about cross-country skiing

Wells Gray Outdoor Club members coach youngsters about how to use skinny skis

Wells Gray Outdoor volunteer Dave Simm demonstrates a variety of stretches to students at Raft River Elementary School recently. The dry-land training was part of a program to teach the youngsters how to cross-country ski. The outdoor club has groomed the school's field for teaching and practice. Wells Gray Outdoor Club members Charlotte Smith

Wells Gray Outdoor volunteer Dave Simm demonstrates a variety of stretches to students at Raft River Elementary School recently. The dry-land training was part of a program to teach the youngsters how to cross-country ski. The outdoor club has groomed the school's field for teaching and practice. Wells Gray Outdoor Club members Charlotte Smith

Wells Gray Outdoor Club volunteer Dave Simm demonstrates a variety of stretches to students at Raft River Elementary School recently. The dry-land training was part of a program to teach the youngsters how to cross-country ski. The outdoor club has groomed the school’s field for teaching and practice. Charlotte Smith, Bas Delaney and Jean Nelson also took part in the dry-land training session, which was attended by all classes at Raft River Elementary.