Silky Ski Skills

PUBLISHED: 11:05 29 February 2008 | UPDATED: 08:22 02 June 2010

Successful trio of skiers are, from left, Roma Coates, Sam Blunt and Sarah Peak.

Successful trio of skiers are, from left, Roma Coates, Sam Blunt and Sarah Peak.

Three skiers from Wisbech Grammar School have demonstrated their skills on the Austrian slopes. In the annual ski trip to Zillertal in the Tirol, the race day winner in the boys event was Samuel Blunt, 17, of Emneth. For the first time in the history of

Three skiers from Wisbech Grammar School have demonstrated their skills on the Austrian slopes.

In the annual ski trip to Zillertal in the Tirol, the race day winner in the boys' event was Samuel Blunt, 17, of Emneth. For the first time in the history of the event the competition for fastest girl produced a dead heat and the award was shared between Roma Coates, 14, from Wisbech, and Sarah Peak, 16, of King's Lynn.

Organiser Mrs Marian Hartigan, who is retiring this year after leading more than 50 ski trips to Austria, said: "It was a really good group. They skied really well and we had some of the best weather we have had in February.

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