Severen Parr takes the podium with a gold medal. Supplied

Langley Olympian takes four gold at BC Games

Good showing at Cowichan Valley

  • Jul. 25, 2018 12:00 a.m.

Severen Parr of the Langley Olympians Swim Club won four gold medals at the BC Summer Games held in the Cowichan Valley from July 20-22.

The 14-year-old finished first in the 50m Freestyle with a time of 28.33, the 200m Freestyle with a time of2:13.30, the 400m Freestyle with a time of 3:38.59 and the 100m Freestyle with a time of 1:01.25. Severen also won a bronze medal in the 1500m Freestyle with a time of 19:16.59 and swam 100 per cent best times in all events (It means that a swimmer set a new personal best time in every event that they swam in a meet).

Olympians member Katelyn Schroeder, 12 won two Bronze medals and also broke two club records in the 200m Backstroke with a time of 2:26.45 and she won her second bronze in the 800m Freestyle with a time of 9:59.37. She also broke the club record in the 100m Backstroke with a time of 1:08.23S

Gracie Maryschak, 12, won a silver medal in the 400m Individual Medley with a time of 5.22.07. Gracie also broke the club record in the 1500m Freestyle with a time of 19:31.25.

Luke Stewart-Beinder, 13, won a Bronze medal in the 400m Freestyle with a time of 4:27.63.

Danika Bedard, 14, and Tyler Friesen, 13, both swam 100 per cent best times.

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