Halford has golden performance in qualifier

Red Deer synchronized swimmer Claire Halford, who swims with the Calgary Killarney team, won gold in the solo routine and solo championship events of the Wildrose provincial qualifier at Lethbridge during the weekend.

Red Deer synchronized swimmer Claire Halford, who swims with the Calgary Killarney team, won gold in the solo routine and solo championship events of the Wildrose provincial qualifier at Lethbridge during the weekend.

Halford also finished fourth in the compulsory figure competition and helped her team place first in the routine and championship events.

If Halford finishes in the top three in the solo competition of the provincial championship at Edmonton next month, she will earn a berth in the Espoir Canadian championship in Ottawa at the end of May.