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Olds residents qualify for Alberta Winter Games

Olds residents Ryder Persson and Anastasia Plowman will represent Zone 4 during the Alberta Winter Games Feb. 16-19
Ryder Persson, left, of Olds and Lucas Sato of Airdrie pose after winning gold in a badminton tournament in Okotoks during the Remembrance Day weekend. Submitted photo

OLDS — Local resident Ryder Persson has obtained two badminton gold medals in the last couple of weeks. 

He won gold during the Zone 4 Alberta Winter Games trials held in Lacombe.  

Fellow Olds resident Anastasia Plowman placed fourth in those trials. 

Both will now be representing Zone 4 during the Alberta Winter Games that will be held in Grande Prairie Feb. 16-19. 

Persson also won a gold medal in boys doubles with partner Lucas Sato of Airdrie during a badminton tournament during the Remembrance Day weekend. 


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