Steamboat’s McKinstry earns Telemark podium
March 13, 2011
Steamboat Springs — Steamboat Springs Telemark skier Madi McKinstry led the way for a Steamboat group competing in Europe, placing third in the World Junior Championships giant slalom race Friday.
She was 11th in the first race of the final World Cup event of the season.
Zoe Taylor was fifth in the juniors race and 13th in the World Cup.
Jeffrey Gay was seventh in the juniors event and 18th at the World Cup. Shane Anderson finished 14th in the World Cup event.
The Steamboat skiers will wrap up competition today in that World Cup event, then travel to Norway for the Telemark World Championships before returning to Steamboat Springs for the National Championships later this month.