Julia Lane set the world of para swimming alight with her display at this year’s World Down Syndrome Swimming Championships in Portugal.
Of the seven medals won by Canadian swimmers from Oct. 17 to 22, the Windsor athlete won six.
Lane captured gold in the 50-metre and 100-metre butterfly events, silver in the 50-metre freestyle, and bronze in the 100-metre, 200-metre and 800-metre freestyle events. And the 22-year-old was the only female Canadian swimmer to make the podium.
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