Scooter’s Speed Club travels to Montreal, Jade Pauley dominates, Jesus Alvarado skates his first ever competition
Almost a dozen skaters from the Scooter’s Indoor Speed Club traveled to Montreal to compete in the VRL Cup #2 held at the Récréathque in Laval.
The competition featured a variety of age and ability groups for skaters. The event was run on the traditional USARS 100-meter 4-cone (‘peanut) track. The Scooter’s club uses the NIRA style track configuration.
Jesus Alvarado (3rd place in red) in the elimination race- photo from Peter Doucet/ SpeedSkateWorld.com
Jesus Alvarado competed in his first ever event, earning top honours in his group by winning the 500-meter & 1500-meter distances and placing 2nd in the elimination race.
Jade Pauley (in white & black) follows Sergio Almeralla- photo from Peter Doucet/ SpeedSkateWorld.com
Jade Pauley showed excellent form, fending off strong skaters from Montreal & France and winning all three distances in the junior & senior men’s competition.
VRL is looking at hosting another competition in late-April or early-May.
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