The Trail Rossland news reported that the French and Danish Olympic Ski-Cross teams confirmed that they will be using Red Mountain in Rossland as their training ground.
Rossland is home to current Olympic athletes Kimberly Joines and George Grey. A number of Rosslanders are participating in the 2010 Olympics and we are proud of all of them. Teck Cominco supplied the metal for the Olympic and Paralympic Medals, a teacher from J.L. Crowe is Coaching the Mens Sledge Hockey, a Kootenay Innovative Wood and Kalesnikoff Lumber have contributed as well. The Greater Trail Area has a lot of great people! The Olympic torch relay will arrive in Trail on January 24 when Sharmon Thomas Trails community torch bearer will carry the torch.