In Pictures: Sunday and Monday at the Glacier Challenge
By David F. Rooney
The 27th Annual Glacier Challenge came to a close on Monday, August 4, with few injuries or arrests and — for the most part — a lot of happy ball players.
“We’ve had a really good time here,” said Dana, a young player from Sylvan Lake, Alberta. She said this was the first time she has played here and she can’t get over how nice Revelstoke is.
“We’ll be back next year.”
Meanwhile, RCMP carefully patrolled the event and while there were a couple of arrests there was nothing serious. Nor were there any serious injuries. That’s pretty good for an pubic spectacle that brought 80 teams with a total of at least 1,114 players to town.
Here is a selection of photos from the last two days of the tournament: