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Minturns's Jesse Callender has qualified for J3 Junior Olympics.

He is the only independent skier to qualify for the event, which was held at Winter Park this past weekend.

Jesse started racing with the Buddy Werner League and eventually moved on to the USSA. He will train at Mount Hood in June, then plans to spend the rest of the summer rumming through yard sales for equipment. He currently is an honor roll student at Battle Mountain High School. He also qualified for states with the high school’s ski team. His goal is to an an Olympic skier someday. If you see Jesse be sure and with him good luck. Anyone interested in sponsoring a talented young skier, please call 827-9070.

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