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(from left) Dana Richardson, Sash Barber and Katie Barber with Sash's two gold medals from the Special Olympics BC Summer Games.
(from left) Dana Richardson, Sash Barber and Katie Barber with Sash's two gold medals from the Special Olympics BC Summer Games. Spencer Sterritt/NanaimoNewsNOW

Nanaimo Special Olympics athletes come home winners

By Spencer Sterritt
July 14, 2017 - 10:19am

NANAIMO — For Nanaimo Special Olympics athletes, winning doesn't only mean standing on the podium with a gold medal.

Track and field coach Angela Behn said many of the 47 athletes representing Nanaimo earned medals or posted personal best times in their sport.

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