One of my favorite memories

December 30th, 2013 The Christmas Party with Kirsten. Today we had our annual Christmas party for kids with disabilities and their families…we each got to choose a kid to buy a present for and I chose to buy one for a girl named Kirsten. I chose her because on her wish list it said that … Continue reading One of my favorite memories

University of Illinois Bio

NO. 24MEGAN BLUNK Megan Blunk, a senior at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, began her wheelchair basketball career four years ago. Blunk went to Peninsula High School in Gig Harbor, Washington and chose to study Psychology at Illinois in hopes of becoming a counselor for those who have been injured or are living with depression. … Continue reading University of Illinois Bio

PHS grad is making some waves in paracanoe racing

Thursday, 26 September 2013  PHS grad is making some waves in paracanoe racing Featured http://keypennews.com/2014/index.php/rss-feed/item/194-phs-grad-is-making-some-waves-in-paracanoe-racing Written by  Irene Torres Megan Blunk, of Lakebay, plies the waters during USACK Nationals in Oklahoma City in August. The former Peninsula High School student recently won two silver medals at Paracanoe World Championships in Dusiburg, Germany.Photo courtesy Megan Blunk … Continue reading PHS grad is making some waves in paracanoe racing

Gig Harbor Chamber of Commerce Snapshot 2013

Weekly Snapshot  September 3, 2013 In This Issue Spotlight: Gig Harbor Canoe & Kayak Race Team A Message From The President Public Affairs Forum On The Blog Become an Ambassador Upcoming Chamber Events Welcome New Members Member Events & Announcements Contact Us Quick Links  Chamber Calendar Sponsorship Opportunities Member-To-Member Discounts Thank You to our  2013  CORPORATE PARTNERS … Continue reading Gig Harbor Chamber of Commerce Snapshot 2013

On Day 1 of the ParaCanoe World Championships, Megan Blank won two silver medals.

U.S. Paralympics: BY NICHOLAS OLIVIER | AUG 28, 2013, 10:00 PM ET On Day 1 of the ParaCanoe World Championships, Megan Blank won two silver medals. Megan Blunk (Lakebay, Wash.) has the mark of any elite athlete – always striving for better. After winning two silver medals on Day 1 of her first ParaCanoe World Championships in Duisburg, Germany, … Continue reading On Day 1 of the ParaCanoe World Championships, Megan Blank won two silver medals.

Former KP resident makes Olympic women’s hoop squad

May 1, 2013 Former Key Peninsula resident and Peninsula High School graduate Megan Blunk, left, is caught maneuvering during a recent college basketball game. Blunk, 23, recently made the Women’s USA National Wheelchair Basketball team.Courtesy photo All through middle school and high school, Megan Blunk excelled in sports. She ran track and played basketball in … Continue reading Former KP resident makes Olympic women’s hoop squad