Corrective Surgery Helps Olympian Canoe Slalom Competitor
"It might sound obvious to suggest eyes are quite handy when it comes
to competing at the Olympics and Luuka Jones is finally appreciating
just how true that is," according to theNew Zealand Herald. "The canoe slalom competitor had corrective surgery on her eyes in April
which means she doesn't have to wear contact lenses and, crucially,
doesn't have to close her eyes when competing. Previously, she would
shut them in the hope of keeping the splashes out and the contacts in or
wipe with them with a shoulder as she paddled to find her focus." Read more.