Abbotsford swimmers shine

AOSC athletes excel at IntraClub meet in Langley

AOSC athletes (left to right) Janae Born

A pair of swimmers from the Abbotsford Olympians Swim Club have qualified for invitational meets in the Lower Mainland after strong showings on Saturday.

Janae Born (14) and Ben Peters (12) both achieved their regional qualifying time in the 200 metres individual medley at the Langley/Abbotsford OSC December IntraClub Meet.

Peters finished his race with a time of 3:23.89 and Born with a time of 3:57.98.

The meet hosted over 100 swimmers from the Langley and Abbotsford areas. AOSC swimmers Gwen Barker (nine) and Asiah Demsky (12) also competed at the event.

Registration for the AOSC is ongoing. Call 604-825-1856 or visit abbotsfordolympians.com for more details.

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