Vernon CrossFitters hit medals

Vernon athletes hit the podium at CrossFit Olympic Weightlifting Tournament last weekend in White Rock.

Vernon athletes hit the podium at the second annual CrossFit Olympic Weightlifting Tournament last weekend in White Rock.

In women’s action, Erica Livett collected gold in the 75-kilogram class, and Jen Schneider captured fourth in the women’s 69-kg.

On the men’s side, Jeremy Meredith earned gold  in the 94-kg division, and was third in the open class.

Simon Hatherly struck gold in the Over 105-kg, Garth Cooke, a former Team Canada rugby player, secured fourth in the 105-kg, and Anthony Gamage took seventh in the 85-kg.