Johnson's Pools and Spas won the prestigious Bronze Award in the design category during The Association of Pool and Spa Professionals 2013 International Awards of Excellence ceremony, held Nov. 12 in Las Vegas.

The Owego based company received the Bronze Award for its installation in Sayre, Pa.

This year, 88 awards were presented in 40 categories, five of which spotlighted international installations. In total, there were 114 entries from six countries.

"The APSP International Awards of Excellence competition is a tradition honoring the world's premier pools, spas, hot tubs, and water features," APSP President and CEO Rich Gottwald said. "The winning installations demonstrate the beauty, desirability, and fun of water in people's lives, and we're proud our members are reflecting success through this recognition program."

A video of all the 2013 APSP International Awards of Excellence can be viewed at

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