Spring Games is set for April 17-18, 2009
LUFKIN – Local Special Olympics Texas athletes are putting some spring into their step for the 2009 Spring Games on April 17-18. Competitors will gather at Abe Martin Stadium at Lufkin High School, located at 309 South Medford Drive, to compete in athletics. Competition kicks off with Opening Ceremonies at 8:45 a.m. on Saturday, April 18. Athletes will push their limits and go for the gold. Competitions begin at 10:00 a.m. and last until 2:00 p.m.
Volunteers and fans are always wanted! If you are interested in volunteering for this competition or other Special Olympics Texas events, call the area office at 936.639.1755.
About Special Olympics Texas
Special Olympics Texas is a privately funded non-profit organization that provides year-round sports training and competition for more than 32,240 children and adults with intellectual disabilities in the Lone Star State. For more information, call 1.800.876.JOIN or visit www.specialolympicstexas.org.
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