Spence of River City Racers sets personal bests in Calgary

Kamloops River City Racers’ speed skater Sara Spence posted two personal-best times at a Canada Cup long-track event in Calgary last weekend.

She placed ninth in the 500-metre with a season-best time and set personal bests in the 1,000m and 3,000m while placing ninth and 12th, respectively.

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Spence clocked in at 1:19.77 in the 1,000m and 4:25.51 in the 3,000m. She placed 15th in the 1,500m.

Former River City Racer Matej Pederson has been named to the Canadian short-track junior team and will compete at the world championships in Montreal later this month.

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