By: Kenneth DeGraaf Olivia Gordon is not your average girl. At 11 years old, this athlete from Sparta finds herself competing in a sport many would consider unorthodox for her age, Alpine Ski Racing. It was her father, Tim Gordon, that first got her involved in the sport. During Christmas of 2011, Tim got his daughter a snowboard. Over Christmas break, the two went snowboarding to try it out. After countless attempts that only resulted in fall after fall, Olivia decided to try skiing instead. Instantly, Olivia fell in love with the sport and has been skiing ever since...Read [...]
WJRW's program director Dave Jaconette interviews Meijer State Games of Michigan's Executive Director, Eric Engelbarts, on the upcoming 2015 Winter Games. Click Here to download the interview (12/4/14).