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Nursing student Brenda Bowskill will be sailing at the Pan Am games this summer. PHOTO COURTESY BRENDA BOWSKILL

Nursing student to sail at Pan Am games

When Brenda Bowskill was six years old, her parents enrolled her in a sailing summer program while they went to work. She didn’t mind — they already lived on their boat during the summer — but she never imagined that those classes would lead her to the Pan American games this July in Toronto and possibly the Olympics next year in Rio.