Dan competed in the West Midlands Special Olympics table tennis event in Ruthin and won a bronze medal in a close-run competition in Division 2. Another medal to add to his growing collection.
Shoppers at Southport Asda were able to use their green tokens to vote for us between October and December. Although we didn't get the most tokens Asda still gave us £200 to help our athletes competing in the 2017 National Special Olympics in Sheffield.
Following their donation of £1,400 last year, the generous members of Southport Sunrise Rotary Club have given us another £250 towards the cost of this year's National Summer Games. Three of their members came to visit one of our training sessions. They spent the morning chatting to the athletes and volunteers, asking lots of questions [...]
Bridge Inn Community Farm made the Giant for the SDC's production of Jack and the Beanstalk at Southport Little Theatre
Ten of our athletes travelled to Featherstone Sports Centre last October to compete in a regional New Age kurling competition. Between them they won 4 gold medals, 3 silver, 1 bronze, 1 4th place and 1 5th place.
After an absence of over 10 years our mascot Buzz has been returned to us! A former volunteer had been keeping him safe for us at her home but felt it was time for him to come home.