McLean medals in Bolivia

Burnaby’s Declan McLean joined forces with Nova Scotia’s Kai Dwyer to catapult to a bronze medal at last week’s 2018 Trampoline Gymnastics Junior Pan American championships in Cochabamba, Bolivia.

McLean and Dwyer achieved their bronze in the men’s synchronized trampoline final

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The Byrne Creek Secondary student was joined on Team Canada by fellow Shasta Trampoline Team members Maja Bonham and Adin Brenner.

Coming off a seventh-place showing at the Pacific Rim championships in Colombia, McLean converted all the momentum of the previous meet – where he was the lone Canadian to advance to the finals – to finish top-three in Bolivia.

Canada ended up with three gold, two silver and a bronze.

The athletes’ next competition is the Canadian championships for trampoline gymnastics, July 4 to 8 in Lethbridge.

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