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From the Bahamas to Bocce Ball: Austin Green's first Special Olympics World Games

For many of the athletes competing in the Special Olympics World Games, this was their first time not only visiting Los Angeles, but the United States.   540 more words

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Special Olympics World Games

The Special Olympics World Games are a multi-sport event for athletes with intellectual disabilities being held in Los Angeles, United States, in the tradition of Special Olympics movement. 175 more words

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Silver Medal Winners at Special Olympics World Games

Two men from our area are bringing home some hardware from the Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles.

Bobby Robbins is from Gibson in Susquehanna County and Jeff Snyder is from Scranton in Lackawanna County. 64 more words

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Special Olympics World Games. Athlete HQ: Brandon Wood

Brandon Wood is an aquatics athlete from Westfield, MA.

World Games Highlights/Results:

100 Meter Freestyle: BRONZE

4 x 100 Meter Relay: GOLD

200 Meter Freestyle: SILVER… 90 more words

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Special Olympics World Games. Athlete HQ: Amanda Church

Amanda Church is a swimmer from Easton, MA, currently living on Cape Cod.

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Before World Games even started, Amanda wrote a feature column in ESPN The Magazine! 163 more words

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Special Olympics World Games. Athlete HQ: Mike Shapiro

Mike Shapiro is a track-and-field athlete from Cape Cod

World Games Highlights:

4 x 100-meter relay: BRONZE (where Mike anchored team in a photo finish) 54 more words

Special Olympics World Games. Athlete HQ: Jenny Harrington

Jenny Harrington is an aquatics athlete from Brookline, MA.

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World Games Highlights/Results:

GOLD in the Medlay Relay

SILVER in the 100-meter freestyle. 129 more words

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