Alex Chizawsky competed at Oktoberfest at the Calgary Olympic Oval in October 2014.

Alex Chizawsky competed at Oktoberfest at the Calgary Olympic Oval in October 2014.

Abbotsford speed skater qualifies for Canada Winter Games

The Canada Winter Games take place in Prince George, B.C. from Feb. 13 to March 1.

Abbotsford speed skater Alex Chizawsky has qualified for the Canada Winter Games.

A Grade 12 student at Yale secondary, Chizawsky has been speed skating since he was 8. Recently he competed in the BC Winter Games, bringing home five medals  He trains with the Matsqui Blades speed skating club three times a week at the Abbotsford Recreation centre.

The Canada Winter Games take place in Prince George, B.C. from Feb. 13 to March 1.