Burkini Pool Party promotes new swimming skills for new Canadians
'I think the burkini is awesome,' Lubna Hussain said
Seven Oaks Pool was filled with splashes and laughter on Saturday evening for the first annual Burkini Pool Party.
A burkini is a swimsuit which covers the whole body, except the face, hands and feet.
"I think the burkini is awesome and it's just like any other swimming wear; it's like scuba diving attire," said Lubna Hussain.
"I'm proud to wear it. I know I will be fine wearing it. It's not a problem for me."
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