Former Chapin Swimmer Lara Jackson to speak in El Paso Saturday

Monday, January 16, 2012 - 10:24pm

Lara Jackson, Chapin High School Graduate, Texas State Swimming Champion and most recently an NCAA Swimming All-American for the University of Arizona and a 2012 Olympic Team hopeful will be in El Paso this Saturday, January 21st for a speaking engagement.

Jackson, one of the youngest members ever inducted into the El Paso Athletic Hall of Fame, has her mind set on representing the United State in the upcoming Summer Olympics in August.

Jackson will be at the Ysleta Del Sur Pueblo Recreation and Wellness Center, 11200 Santos Sanchez Way at 12:00 p.m. to discuss her illustrious career to the participants at the Championship Del Norte Swim Meet, which is a meet for developmental swimmers., while also handing out trophies from the meet. Jackson is appearing courtesy of the sponsorship of Finnis.

The event is open to the public and she will also be available for autographs and photos.

Information – Stacy Wright
(915) 240-3318


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