Opening Ceremonies of Special Olympics Colorado Summer Games Shine Bright

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

A little Friday afternoon rain didn’t dampen the Flame of Hope — the Special Olympics’ torch — as it was carried, along with dozens of smaller flames, into Stocker Stadium by local law enforcement officers.

The opening ceremonies of the Special Olympics Colorado Summer Games, held at night for the first time in the three years Grand Junction has hosted the event, drew a noticeably larger crowd.

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