Central Albertans’ photos selected as contest winners

After a long, cold winter, three Central Alberta snowmobilers have something to celebrate after winning prizes in a snowmobiling photo contest.

After a long, cold winter, three Central Alberta snowmobilers have something to celebrate after winning prizes in a snowmobiling photo contest.

More than 940 photos were submitted for this year’s Sled’N Snap photo contest from riders across the Prairies.

Of the photos, those from Todd Ladner, Jerry Pala and Rob Self were selected as Alberta category winners.

Ladner, of Rocky Mountain House, won in the ‘action’ category for his snap that makes an airborne rider appear to be soaring above many pristine snow-covered trees.

Pala, from Lacombe, won in the ‘shelters/trailers’ category for capturing a shelter under a huge mass of snow.

And for his photo of riders young and old preparing for an outing, Alder Flats resident Self won in the ‘youth/family’ category.

The winning photos are viewable at www.slednsnap.com.

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