From July 6th to July 9th 15 athletes and 3 coaches from Terrace and Kitimat went all the way to Kamloops to participate in the Special Olympics Summer Games.
The team consisted of 6 athletes from Terrace and 3 athletes from Kitimat.
Kristie Ebeling is one of 3 coaches who traveled with the team, and she is very proud of what they did.
Ebeling would like to add Chris Dale and Tony Readman have been integral leaders with in the caching team of Terrace Kitimat special Olympics Soccer team, they have both been volunteering for over 10 years. If it weren’t for these two dedicated coaches we may not be here today celebrating the region 7 success.”
The athletes will soon find out whether or not they will be participating in nationals in Antigonish Nova Scotia from July 31st-August 4th 2018.