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Inspired by the support

Dear Editor:

I’d like to thank all the friends and family who showed their support after I won a recent national cross-country ski championship in Alaska.

In the last two weeks, I have received numerous phone calls, postcards, and e-mails from past teachers, parents of kids I went to school with and skied with at Aspen Valley Ski and Snowboard Club, and so many great people throughout the Roaring Fork Valley. To see this kind of support and encouragement from so many makes me extremely proud to have grown up here. I look forward to someday raising my family in this community because I know that it will forever be close-knit and will continue to produce people that make this town a wonderful place to call home.

Simi Hamilton


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