Local Paralympic Swimmer Wins Bronze

Local swimmer Noga Nir-Kistler won her first medal during the London Paralympic Games on Wednesday.

By David Chang
|  Wednesday, Sep 5, 2012  |  Updated 9:24 PM EDT
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Local Paralympic Swimmer Wins Bronze

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Nir-Kistler will compete in the 100 meter freestyle on Friday and the 50 meter butterfly on Saturday.

Local swimmer Noga Nir-Kistler won her first medal during the London Paralympic Games on Wednesday.

The 33-year-old Salisbury Township resident earned the bronze medal in the Women’s 100m breaststroke with a time of 1:50.76.

Nir-Kistler will compete in the 100 meter freestyle on Friday and the 50 meter butterfly on Saturday.

NBC10 profiled Nir-Kistler last month. You can watch it in the embedded video below: 
 

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