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Power By You athletes claim medals at Ogopogo Olympic Weightlifting Competition

Nelson's Lily Taylor won gold at the Ogopogo Olympic Weightlifting Competition in Winfield. — Submitted photo

A group of lifters from Power By You in Nelson captured a pair of medals at the Ogopogo Olympic Weightlifting Competition in Winfield.

Lily Taylor and Levi Taylor were two Power By You competitors to taste victory during the weekend event.

Lily Taylor won gold while Levi Taylor claimed a silver medal in the Olympic Weightlifting event.

Other competitors included Emily Taylor, Ashlynn D’Alessandris, Jamie Rule, Rolf Gosney and Jaydon Wouters.

The Ogopogo competition attracted competitors from the Okanagan and West Kootenay.

Levi Taylor (left) accepts his silver medal during medal presentations at the Ogopogo Olympic Weightlifting Competition in Winfield. — Submitted photo

Jaydon Wouters completes his lift during competition at the Ogopogo Olympic Weightlifting Competition in Winfield. — Submitted photo