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Jakubowski earns first place finish

Sheryl Jakubowski can add another strong finish to her racing resume. On Friday, March 2, Fort St. John’s Sheryl Jakubowski earned herself another medal at the 2012 Special Olympic Canada Winter Games, placing first in the 400m Snowshoe event.

Jakubowski’s first place finish comes at a time of 2:29.78, four seconds quicker than second place.

Dawson Creek’s Dara Watson also took part in that event, placing fifth with a time of 2:56.53.

This is the second medal so far for Jakubowski, who placed third in the 1600m event.