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Lakewood athlete thankful for more than her silver

Post by Brent Champaco on May 30, 2009 at 1:57 pm with No Comments »
May 30, 2009 1:57 pm

Ever wonder what you would say if a reporter asked you what you enjoyed most about winning in the Olympics?


Well, that’s what happened to Nancy Roberts, a Lakewood resident and member of Pierce County Friends and Athletes.


She took silver in the 100-year trot. After the medal ceremony, I asked her what was her favorite part of Saturday.


“The sunshine,” Roberts said, her smile beaming.


At these games, the old saying of “winning isn’t everything” really is true.

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