Courtesy of Steve Lochow
Haven Lochow, age 9Êof Huntington, competed this past weekend in the 2009 Junior Olympics in Des Moines, Iowa as a member of the Skipsations Jump Rope TeamÊbased out ofÊChapel Hill, NC.Ê She won the Gold medal in the Power Competition by completingÊ148 double jumps in 60 seconds.Ê This set a new Junior Olympic record besting the previous record of 142 set in 2002.Ê She also won a Bronze Medal in the Speed CompetitionÊby completingÊ276 single jumps in 60 seconds.
Gallery: Readers' youth sports photos
Aug. 11, 2009 @ 06:12 PM
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