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Sara Spence top 5 Canada Cup #2

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Calgary - Sara Spence, 18 years old, and a member of the Kamloops River City Racers Speed Skating Club, competed at the Canada Cup #2 competition in Calgary over the weekend and finished 5th in the 3k event. (skaters competing for a spot on the Olympic team did not race in this competition). Sara also set two personal bests. She placed 6th, and set a new mark in the 1k event with a time of 1:23.32, her previous time was 1:24.2.  She lowered her 1500m time by .3 sec setting her new personal best at 2:11.12 and placing 10th.  She came 7th in the 500m.  Sara’s next competition will be the North American Championships in Calgary on January 18 and 19.