Special Olympians Square Off In A Friendly Competition

Special Olympians from all over School District 51 gathered at Stocker Stadium Tuesday morning for some friendly competition.

More than 240 Special Olympians from 26 different local schools competed.

From running to throwing to long jumping, all participants got the chance to show off their skills. They also got to relax and eat a little lunch in the sun.

Roughly 75 volunteers and 50 coaches and teachers helped to put on the Special Olympics.


KKCO firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKCO 11News.

powered by Disqus
KKCO NBC 11 News 2531 Blichmann Avenue Grand Junction, CO 81505 Station Phone: 970.243.1111 Business Fax: 970.243.1770 Newsroom Fax: 970.245.3793 News Tip & Contest Line: 970.255.8477
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 7406421 - nbc11news.com/a?a=7406421