The competition is heating up. We’ve moved on to Round 3 of the SledTown ShowDown contest, and only four towns from each province remain. These four will now go head-to-head with each other until only two from each province are left.
Which towns are still in the running? It’s the heavyweights versus some rising stars:
Sicamous vs. McBride
Valemount vs. Fernie
Crowsnest Pass vs. Grande Prairie
Athabasca vs. Whitecourt
Carrot River/Arborfield vs. Chitek Lake
Archerwill vs. Hudson Bay
Swan Valley vs. Gimli
Powerview-Pine Falls vs. Woodridge
The deadline for Round 3 is November 19, 2017.
Round 2 recap
There were some close battles in the B.C. bracket last round. McBride, for example, defeated Smithers by only one vote and Fernie overtook Golden by just 14 votes. Again, it was Saskatchewan that did the most voting, followed by B.C., Manitoba and then Alberta—which begs the question: could Saskatchewan be more serious about its snowmobiling than the rest of Western Canada . . . ?