Champions All: Special Olympics Summer Games

Posted on June 11, 2015 by Nick Bernal. Tagged: , , , , , , ,

Footballers went all out before a boisterous crowd during the medal rounds of a two-day tournament at Colorado Mesa University rugby field on Sunday, the final day of the Special Olympics Colorado Summer Games.

Fifteen soccer teams, many called “unified” because they include both “typically developing athletes” and those with intellectual disabilities, battled for medals under a bright morning sun that held back massive thunderheads building over Colorado National Monument.

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