Medals galore for Sandwell Special Olympics

29/08/2017
Medals galore for Sandwell Special Olympics

Special Olympics Sandwell returned triumphant from their fantastic week competing at the National Summer Games in Sheffield in August. The group who train at Hadley Stadium, Tipton Academy, Haden Hill Leisure Centre, sent 28 athletes supported by 11 Volunteers to the prestigious event.

The Results are all on the website by individual sport http://sheffield2017.org.uk/results/

However our Sandwell athletes recorded ten personal bests & were presented with a Special Olympics Ribbon, 6 Gold, 18 Silver & 8 Bronze medals & 27 Ribbons for 4th to 8th Place plus 4 Participation Ribbons.

Sandwell Special Olympics wished to thank all SLT sites for their valuable support.

To find out more about the team & regular sessions check out their Facebook page www.facebook.com/specialolympicssandwell/