Cree snowmobiler, aged 9, meets early success in northern Quebec – CBC
Feb 22, 2023
‘I went fast and it was fun,’ says Karter Shecapio in Cree
A Cree youth in northern Quebec has found an early passion in life for snowmobile racing at the tender age of nine.
Karter Shecapio is from Mistissini. He has already participated in two mini Ski-Doo challenges, which are very popular in the Cree territory of northern Quebec. So far this winter, he has finished on the podium in both races.
“I went fast and it was fun,” said Shecapio in Cree. He just turned nine earlier this month.
In his first mini Ski-Doo challenge of the season in Nemaska two weekends ago, Shecapio came in first.
“I was very happy when I won the race,” he said.
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