Penticton’s Hunter Visser won a bronze medal in Halifax, NS during the 2011 Canada Winter Games in the freestyle skiing halfpipe. The 16-year-old is one of eight members of the B.C. team in freestyle.
Visser has been with the B.C. Pipe and Park team for two years and was the junior national champ in half pipe in 2009. He has won numerous medals in competitions across North America in the past five years.