Ridge Meadows Racers hold qualifier

Ridge Meadows Racers speedskating club is hosting an all-day meet this Sunday, Dec. 11, at Planet Ice in Maple Ridge.

Ridge Meadows Racers speedskating club is hosting an all-day B.C. Winter Games qualifier and interclub meet this Sunday, Dec. 11, at Planet Ice in Maple Ridge.

More than 100 skaters from throughout the Lower Mainland and Northwest Washington take to the ice. Racing begins at 8 a.m.. Everyone is welcome to attend, and skaters and spectators are encouraged to bring a non-perishible food item for the food bank this Christmas season.