Sisters Victoria Spence and Josie (Spence) Morrison qualified to compete for spots in World Cup mass start events at a speed skating event at the Calgary Olympic Oval on the weekend.
Based on their performances, Josie will represent Canada in the women’s team pursuit event at World Cup No. 1, Nov. 10 to Nov. 12 in Heerenveen, Netherlands. Victoria will be at World Cup No. 2 in Stavanger, Norway, from Nov. 17 to Nov. 19, racing in the women’s 5,000m.
Sara Spence recorded season-best times in the 500m and 1,000m events in the Oval Invitational category, placing third and fifth, respectively.