The Special Olympics athletics advancement competition was held in Morton Stadium on Wednesday the 15th of June.
There was a big turn out with over 84 athletes from 9 clubs, including 20 athletes from HSE EVE Estuary. All of our athletes done very well bringing home 11 gold medals, 3 silver and 2 bronze.
Big thank you to all the friends and families who came to support the team!
“I had a fantastic day! I love running and I won two medals, a silver and a bronze.” – John Meenan
” I competed in the 100 meter and 200 meter sprint and then I ran in the relay team. I won three gold medals altogether. I had the best day.” – Chris O’Neill
“I had a fabulous day in Santry. My favourite part was running on the relay team.” – Anthony Murray