Young Athletes has begun in the city of Bath, England in preparation for the Special Olympics Great Britain National Summer Games 2013. The Games will take place over five days from 28th August - 1st September.
The programme has been implemented at Bath Opportunity Pre-School which caters for children with a diverse range of special education and care needs. The children will show off their new skills to the community at a Young Athletes demonstration during the Games. The project is being supported by the Mattel Children's Foundation.
About Maureen Clarke: Young Athletes & Family Programme Coordinator, Europe Eurasia region.