Friday, April 26, 2013

Special Olympics Pennsylvania Athletes Compete in 2013 Penn Relays

On Friday, April 26, 2013, Special Olympics athletes competed in their own division in two races — the 4×100-meter relay and the 100-meter dash— during the 2013 Penn Relays, the oldest and largest track and field competition in the US hosted annually by the University of Pennsylvania.  In total, approximately 20 athletes from all over the East Coast participated.
Participating Special Olympics Pennsylvania athletes included: Adam Mucklow (Bucks County), Houston McDaniel (Montgomery County), Bernie Thompson (Bucks County), and Alex Brauman (Montgomery County).         
Congratulations to Bucks County athlete Adam Mucklow who came in first in the 100M event at the Penn Relays.  See the race time below:
Penn Relay Results - 100M Run
Adam Mucklow                 Bucks Co.                          00:14.41
Zach Goodrich                   Wake Co., NC                   00:14.81
Joshua Thomas                 Franklin Co., NC                00:14.96
Houston McDaniel           Montgomery Co.              00:15.03  
Mychael Parker                Franklin Co., NC                00:15.10
Daniel Jenkins                   Baltimore Co., MD           00:15.15
Bernie Thompson             Bucks Co.                           00:15.18
Alex Brauman                    Montgomery Co.             00:15.41

Click here to read The Daily Pennsylvanian article about our Special Olympics athletes.


No comments: