September 12 2012 Edition

Memorials and Things of Fame for September 12, 2012

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The Morning Chronicle

“To see ourselves as others see us.”

Aleksandra Wozniak, Bell Challenge competitor

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Photo: Danielle Burns

Recently back in Quebec from competing in the US Open, and having just celebrated her 25th birthday, Blainville’s Aleksandra Wozniak, ranked 42nd in the world, is eager to play again. The official opening match was held at Laval University PEPS on Monday, September 10, at 7:00 p.m., and was preceded by a special presentation marking the 20th anniversary of the Bell Challenge.

QCT Mystery Photo of the Week Contest for September 12, 2012

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Question: What building and park is this bronze statue of “The Little Reader” located beside?

Photo by Shirley Nadeau

Grand Prix more than just a ‘ride in the park’

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Photo: Bethann G. Merkle

When we learn lifelong, supposedly unforgettable skills, or pursue hobbies that transcend age and fitness levels, we sometimes describe them as “like riding a bike.” However, everything is relative, and even riding a bike is not always easy. Riders in the 2012 Grand Prix cycliste de Québec gave evidence of just that on Friday, September 7.

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