Stelly’s Secondary School graduate John Owen captured a silver medal on Aug. 3 at the Canada Games in Winnipeg.
Owen, from Central Saanich, earned the medal in the Single-Handed Laser competition. He started day one of the competition in fourth place but in each subsequent heat, he held onto second place.
Owen races a laser sailboat out of the Royal Victoria Yacht Club.
The Canada Games continues until August 13 in Winnipeg.
— with files from Team BC