Graeme Fish of Moose Jaw is the recipient of the Sask Sport Inc. February Athlete of the Month Award. He was nominated by the Saskatchewan Amateur Speed Skating Association.
Fish won a bronze medal in the 5,000 metre and placed fourth in team pursuit at the World Junior Long Track Championships in Helsinki, Finland. It was his first international medal and there were 60 participants in his category.
The other outstanding nominees for this month were:
Kurt Oatway of Regina is the recipient of the Sask Sport Inc. January Athlete of the Month Award. He was nominated by Alpine Saskatchewan.
Oatway was competing for Team Canada as part of the National Para-Alpine Ski Team at the World Cup in Innerkrems, Austria, where he won silver and bronze medals. The event featured 17 competitors from nine countries.
The other outstanding nominees were: