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Vernon paralympic swimmer enjoying London experience

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Vernon's Sarah Mahain.

17-year-old Sarah Mehain (mee-HAINE) of Vernon is at her first Paralympic Games in London. While she didn't get a medal, she broke the Canadian record for breaststroke and earned several personal bests.

 

She was born with a condition called hemiplegia -- partial paralysis on one side of her body.

 

Still, she's no stranger to competitive sports as she comes from a family of athletes and coaches.

 

She spoke to Daybreak host, Chris Walker, from London.


 

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