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Priscilla Powers to the Podium

Priscilla Powers to the Podium

August 19, 2008:Priscilla Lopes-Schliep wins bronze in the women’s 100m hurdles at the Games of the XXIX Olympiad in Beijing. It is Canada’s first Olympic medal by a female hurdler since Betty Taylor’s bronze in the 80m event at Berlin 1936.

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