BREAKING: Katarina Roxon captures her first medal at the world-para swims with Americas Record

Katarina Roxon races to an Americas record with a 121.96 and silver medal in the women's 100m breaststroke SB9 to give Canada its 13th medal in London.  Pete Borkowski

LONDON —  Katarina Roxon claimed a silver medal in the 100-metre SB8 breaststroke at the World Para Swimming Championships in London, setting the new Americas Record.

The 26-year-old and gold medalist from Rio broke her own national record and set the Americas one with a time of 1:21.96 to win her first world championship medal at the London Aquatics Centre.

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Posted: Sep 15 2019 1:47 pm
Filed under: Parasports Sports Swimming