UNH Hosts 43rd Special Olympics of New Hampshire Summer Games
More than 950 athletes from across the state gathered at the University of New Hampshire May 31-June 2 to compete in swimming, track and field, bocce, tennis, power lifting and equestrian events.
Special Olympics New Hampshire provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.
UNH Police Chief Paul Dean opens the 43rd Special Olympics New Hampshire summer games hosted at the University of New Hampshire on Friday.
Every muscle fiber strains as Sean Costello of Nashua lifts 275 pounds in the power-lift competition.