Judo athletes going to Games

Alicia Fiandor and Vanessa Kruger of Nanaimo were named this week to Team B.C.’s contingent at the Western Canada Summer Games.

Nanaimo judoka will represent their province at a major event.

Alicia Fiandor and Vanessa Kruger of the Nanaimo Judo Club were named last week to Team B.C.’s contingent at the Western Canada Summer Games.

“To me making the Western Canada Summer Games is a great honour and I am very much looking forward to representing Team B.C.,” said Fiandor in a press release.

Only seven female judoka were chosen.

The Games will be held in Wood Buffalo, Alta., from Aug. 7-16.