Princeton Special Olympian Paul Gabriel celebrates success

Paul finished first in the 50 meter race and beat his personal best times in all of his events

Left to right: Allison Smith

Left to right: Allison Smith

Paul Gabriel and his snowshoeing coaches; Allison Smith and Gloria Gagnon attended the Special Olympics Snow Sports Festival in Westbank, March 1 – 3.

The weekend included Special Olympic athletes from all over B.C. and Alberta who enjoyed a day of fitness and skill assessments along with analysis at Green Bay and a day of racing at Telemark.

Paul finished first in the 50 meter race and beat his personal best times in all of his events; 50, 100 and 200 meter races.