Colorado Special Olympics: Day One

With the opening ceremony in the books last night at stocker stadium, today was the day the athletes got to show off their skills at this year’s Colorado Special Olympics.

The day got kicked off in the swimming pool at the El Pomar natatorium on the CMU campus.

The swimming events ranged from 10 meters to 400 meter races, in both Special Olympics and Unified Sports competition.

The lead up events for the swimming competition will be held at the Orchard Mesa pool on Sunday

It was a busy day on the soccer field as today kicked off two days of competition featuring individual skills events as well as the Special Olympics and Unified Sports team competitions for all ages of competitors.

If you are interested in checking out these amazing athletes in action they will be back tomorrow on the maverick baseball practice field on the CMU campus.

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