Ilana Duff named Sask Sport Inc. September Athlete of the Month

At the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing, Duff , 22, won a bronze medal in the 100m, had a second CR place finish in the 400m, a fifth place in the 200m and a fifth CR place in the 400m. She was nominated by the Saskatchewan Wheelchair Sports Association.

The other nominees were: Kaylyn Kyle, Saskatoon, soccer; and Alex Wrubleski, Regina, cycling.

For more information contact Pat Rediger at (306) 780-9307 or email

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October 10, 2008