THE 2003 HARBIN CHINA ICE & SNOW COMPETITIONS

Team Canada

TEAM CANADA WITH

THE SILVER MEDAL WINNING

SNOW SCULPTURE

PATRICIA LEGUEN, CHEN TIYAN,

WANG JINHUA AND BRIAN CLARK

WITH PACKED SNOW BLOCK

 

CREATING THE SCULPTURE

TOOK FROM JAN 11 TO JAN 13

 

Team Canada with raw snow
Finished sculpture

CHIEF WALKING BUFFALO

Chief Walking Buffalo (1871-1967) aka George McLean was for many years one of the most famous and popular Indians in the Banff region . A Stoney Indian, he served for many years as Chief of the Bearspaw band and participated actively in the Indian Association of Alberta. He was a founding member of the Buffalo Nations Cultural Society. He passed away at the age of 96 years in 1967

HAPPY SILVER MEDAL RECIPIENTS

JANUARY 13, 2003, HARBIN, CHINA

Happy crew
Silver Medal

"SILVER MEDAL"

"ICE QUEEN"

SCULPTED ICE BLOCK

8 FEET BY 8 FEET BY 20 INCHES THICK