WHO: Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) – Greater Dallas Area…
WHAT: …will host its annual Spring Games for more than 1,400 athletes with intellectual disabilities from 18 counties in the Greater Dallas Area. Athletes will compete Athletics (track and field), Soccer or Tennis.
VISUALS: Athletes will compete in various Track & Field, Soccer or Tennis events. Competitors will be awarded medals or ribbons based on the result of their performance.
WHEN: Friday, April 29
· 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 30
· 8:00 a.m. – Opening Ceremony
· 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Competition
WHERE: Cedar Hill High School
1 Longhorn Blvd
Cedar Hill, TX 75104
**MEDIA NOTE** – Contact Alex Hubbard at 720.934.7083 or AJ Batiste at 417.576.1845 before heading to the venue to assure competition is still in progress.
WHY: Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) is a privately funded non-profit organization that changes lives through the power of sport by encouraging and empowering people with intellectual disabilities, promoting acceptance for all, and fostering communities of
understanding and respect. SOTX provides continuing opportunities for more than 55,200 children and adults with intellectual disabilities throughout the Lone Star State to realize their potential, develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage and experience
joy and friendship. To learn more, visit www.specialolympicstexas.org or call 800.876.5646. Engage with us on: Twitter @SOTexas; fb.com/SpecialOlympicsTX;youtube.com/specialolympicstexas. Visit the SOTX-Greater Dallas Area Facebook page at fb.com/SOTX10.
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