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Olympic gold medalist enjoys mermaid life at Silverton Casino

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Updated: 8/09/2012 8:21 am
LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3) -- You don't have to fly across the pond to see a gold medalist in person.

We have one living right here in Las Vegas -- and you can see her in her element for free every week making a splash at a local casino.

You can find Heather Carrasco four days out of the week swimming with her tail and fellow fish buddies at the Silverton Casino.

But before her days with a fish tail -- heather swam competitively for 18 years, both nationally and internationally.

During that time she won five national championships and seven world cup championships, topping off her career with a gold medal in the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta.


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