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The Golden Ears Métis Society’s Youth Community hosted the first-ever Jigging Competition at the South Bonson Community Centre on Sunday. It was part of a youth empowerment event that featured guest speaker and respected Métis Elder, Maria Campbell. Each of the jigging champions were presented with a red woven Métis sash. For more information email gemsyouthcommunity@gmail.com.

 

Winners:

 

In the Children’s category (up to age 12)

 

Gabriel Shepherd – 1st place

Danica Berard – 2nd place

Abby Mallmes – 3rd place

 

In the Teen category (ages 13-19)

 

Makayla Goldsmith – 1st place

Alexa Berard – 2nd place

Cole Horvat  – 3rd place

 

 

In the Adult category (ages 20-49)

 

Martin Shepherd – 1st place

Dave Peltier – 2nd place

Cindy Horner – 3rd place

 

 

In the Golden Age category (age 50, plus)

 

Tom McCallum – 1st place

Lillian Ireland – 2nd place

Rob Dramer – 3rd place

 

 

 

 

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