Stilwell smashes record

Nanoose Bay athlete Michelle Stilwell set a new world record for 200-metre dash

 Local wheelchair racer Michelle Stilwell of Nanoose Bay, a multiple-time Paralympic gold medallist, set the new world record in her 200-metre division on Friday in Miramar, Fla. at the U.S. Paralympic Track and Field Championships.

Stilwell completed the distance in 35.22 seconds, smashing her own mark of 35.82 that she set a year ago in Switzerland.          

 

 

 

— Black Press

 

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