Wednesday, May 6, 2009

More Support Today for the Women Ski Jumpers

News today - more support for the women ski jumpers and their efforts to have their sport recognized and included in the 2010 Winter Olympics in British Columbia, Canada.

"As women ski jumpers await the verdict on their court challenge to being left out of the 2010 Winter Olympics, two of Canada's most celebrated female athletes weighed in yesterday on behalf of their high-profile cause."

Quoted from "Female ski jumpers get a boost" by Rod Mickleburgh
6 May, 2009

The two athletes are British Columbia Senator Nancy Greene Raine, one of Canada's best known champion skiers, and Canadian mogul champion Jennifer Heil.

Read Senator Nancy Greene Raine's statement today in the Canadian Senate.

For more about this issue, see Let Women Ski Jump in 2010 (be sure to watch the ICE GATE....women ski jump -Seaperl Productions video) and follow LetWomenJump on Twitter.

No comments:

Post a Comment