Snowboarders take gold at Scottish Championships

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The Glasgow University Snowboard team took Gold in the Scottish University Indoor Ski and Snowboard championships, whilst their skiing compatriots had to settle for Bronze as Edinburgh continued their domination of the event. Connor Brolly added to his meddle tally with a bronze in Snowboard slalom whilst Rennie Husband picked up another bronze in the Ski Slopestyle.

The Championships at Breahead Xscape, also served as a qualification event for the British Indoor Championships to be held in Castleford.

The team consisting of Connor Brolly, Andy Flynn, Dave Tarr and Matteo Crawford led throughout whilst the skiers were edged out by Edinburgh and Strathclyde.

Afterwards Race captain Ross Jardie commented on the success of the event, “Another brilliant event for us [gussc] and the results bode well for the British Championships in Austria over Easter. It’s gonna be huge event and these races are the last before it, so good results are key. The important thing was qualification for the next indoor Championships down in Castleford. The real pressure today was making sure people booked there places for it, We’ll be taking a a really strong squad down there and know that on our day we can compete with the very best”