Alexandra Wrubleski named Sask Sport Inc. June Athlete of the Month

Wrubleski, 22, Regina, won gold in the Individual Time Trial and the Road Race in the elite women and under 23 women competitions in Quebec City to claim four gold medals. She is the first Saskatchewan rider to win these titles. Her win automatically pre-selects her for the world championships in Salzburg, Austria in September. She was nominated by the Saskatchewan Cycling Association.

The other nominees were: Johnathan Ell, rowing, Regina; Saskatoon Aqualenes Synchronized Swimming Team; Bonnie LaPierre, darts, Prince Albert; and Trish Dowling, horse federation, St. Denis.

For more information contact Pat Rediger at 780-9307 or email prediger@sasksport.sk.ca

July 14, 2006