Special Olympics Spring Games kick off for 35th year

Posted at 7:09 PM, Apr 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-07 20:09:34-04

Athletes from South Texas competed in Corpus Christi on Saturday at Special Olympics’ Spring Games.

Despite the weather, more than 500 athletes from the South Texas area gathered to compete in a variety of track and field events over at Hornet Stadium.

Qualifying athletes will advance to next month’s statewide competition in Arlington.

This marks the 35th year for the spring games event in our area.