Special Olympics Team USA is proud to announce that it will send a 491 member delegation to represent the United States at the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games, being held July 25-August 2, 2015, in Los Angeles, California.
Team Louisiana is thrilled to send 6 members to join the Team USA delegation! Athlete Theodore Bazile will compete in Athletics and athletes, Gerren Brown and Courtney Calhoon, will compete in Bowling alongside Unified Partner, Landa Gann. Athlete, Carol Maricle, will compete in Bocce and Coach Cindy Landry will help lead the Cycling team. Congratulations on being selected to represent Team USA!
The “home team” will include 304 athletes and 43 Unified Partners competing in 17 sports, 102 volunteer coaches, and 42 volunteer sports and management team members, representing all fifty states and the District of Columbia. The team also includes several Special Olympics Unified Sports® teams, where people with and without intellectual disability compete together, as teammates.
To learn more, visit www.LA2015.org.