Mile High Magazine 08/11/19 Special Olympics Colorado

Guest: Jeff Steron, Special Olympics Colorado staff member and athlete and Alexandra VanderPol, Manager of Special Events for Special Olympics Colorado  The mission of Special Olympics Colorado is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendships with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.  Coming up on August 17th is the Plane Pull.  Teams of up to 25 test their strength by pulling an airplane while raising money for 25,000+ athletes with intellectual disabilities! http://www.specialolympicsco.org/event/planepull/  

Published: Thursday, August 15, 2019   |   Runtime: 29:40