All Youth Athletes of the Week are also now video stars

Duncan Stingrays
Duncan Stingrays' swimmer Laura Kissack.
— image credit: Don Bodger/file

Duncan Stingrays’ swimmer Laura Kissack, pictured, is not only one of the top Cowichan Valley Youth Athletes of the Year featured below, she’s also one of many Youth Athletes of the Week to appear on the News Leader Pictorial pages during 2012.

Along with the usual profiles in the newsaper, a video is also now included of each of the Youth Athletes of the Week at

In each of the segments, including Kissack’s, the athletes talk about their achievements as well as give demonstrations of their skills in a particular sport.

Some of the videos also featured coaches talking about the athletes. If you happened to miss any of the weekly features, you can go to the web site and find the profiles under Local Video.

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