Fiona Vincent named Sask Sport Inc. October Athlete of the Month

Fiona Vincent is the Sask Sport Inc. October Athlete of the Month.

Vincent won a total of 10 medals at the World Master Games in Australia, earning eight gold, one silver and one bronze medal. Her outstanding accomplishment comes almost a year after undergoing knee surgery and extensive rehabilitation. Despite these challenges, Vincent persevered to retain her fitness through alternative cross training and went on to compete at the international level at the World Masters Games.

Vincent was nominated by Canoe Kayak Saskatchewan.

For more information, contact Pat Rediger at (306) 780-9307.

For information regarding the Athlete of the Month Awards program, including previous nominees and recipients, visit www.sasksport.sk.ca/awards.php

November 26, 2009