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Olympian swimmer, Elaine Tanner visited Variety Village today and donated two boxes of her beautiful new children’s book, Monkey Guy and the Cosmic Fairy. Elaine is a triple Olympic Medalist and five time World Record Holder in swimming. She and her husband John Watt traveled all the way from Niagara on the Lake to make this lovely and generous gesture for our kids. To learn more about Elaine Tanner visit www.elainetanner.ca
Elaine Tanner, a triple Olympic medallist (1968, Mexico City) and five-time world-record holder in swimming, has now added author to her list of accomplishments.
Tanner, who was also awarded The Order of Canada, visited Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre (RVH) in Barrie recently to donate copies of her new children’s book, Monkey Guy and the Cosmic Fairy.
The books, each with a personal message from Tanner, will be given to pediatric patients, are available in the health library and will be used for reading material in the future child and youth mental health inpatient unit.