A volunteer prepares to place a winning ribbon around a participant competing in the 100-meter dash on the morning of Friday, April 21, 2017 at May River High School during the Special Olympics South Carolina Area 8 Regional Spring Games. Over 350 students of varying ages competed from Bluffton, Beaufort and Hilton Head Island. There were varying forms of competitions that included, among others, 100-meter, assisted, independent runs and walks and ball throws. The event was in conjunction with Special Olympics and Hilton Head Island based SOAR, a local non-profit that provides activities and recreation for special needs children and adults in the Lowcountry.
A volunteer prepares to place a winning ribbon around a participant competing in the 100-meter dash on the morning of Friday, April 21, 2017 at May River High School during the Special Olympics South Carolina Area 8 Regional Spring Games. Over 350 students of varying ages competed from Bluffton, Beaufort and Hilton Head Island. There were varying forms of competitions that included, among others, 100-meter, assisted, independent runs and walks and ball throws. The event was in conjunction with Special Olympics and Hilton Head Island based SOAR, a local non-profit that provides activities and recreation for special needs children and adults in the Lowcountry. Drew Martin dmartin@islandpacket.com
A volunteer prepares to place a winning ribbon around a participant competing in the 100-meter dash on the morning of Friday, April 21, 2017 at May River High School during the Special Olympics South Carolina Area 8 Regional Spring Games. Over 350 students of varying ages competed from Bluffton, Beaufort and Hilton Head Island. There were varying forms of competitions that included, among others, 100-meter, assisted, independent runs and walks and ball throws. The event was in conjunction with Special Olympics and Hilton Head Island based SOAR, a local non-profit that provides activities and recreation for special needs children and adults in the Lowcountry. Drew Martin dmartin@islandpacket.com

Special Olympians compete at May River High

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