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Special Olympic athletes shine in Spring Games on picture-perfect day

RELEASE DATE: April 17, 2024
On April 12, 2024, more than 250 students from 15 schools from Charleston County School District and Berkeley County School District participated in the second annual Charleston County Special Olympics Spring Games at the District 2 Regional Stadium on the Wando High School campus.
Following a parade of the teams and the ceremonial lighting of the Special Olympics torch, the athletes competed in a variety of running, walking, jumping, and throwing events.
Hundreds of volunteers, both students and staff, were there to encourage the competitors and facilitate a memorable day for all involved.