Amy’s Italian job ...
Local schoolgirl Amy Stokoe has been ski training and racing in Italy and has had some good results.
The 14 year-old, who comes from Widdrington in north Northumberland, competed in the Anglo-Scottish Championship at Pila, where she was third in Slalom for U16 girls and first in her year group. It was a long course with 51 gates on a 140m drop.
She raced giant slalom in the U16 category and was sixthin her year group.
In the Super G, Amy was sixth and seventh in the two races.
Amy, a pupil at KEVI, Morpeth is currently in Italy training with the British Ski Academy.
Mum Helen said: “These represent some good results for Amy and we are so proud of her.”