A special event

There is no catching Ellerton Primary’s Lashonte Roberts (left) in her 200m heat for age 12-15 girls.
There is no catching Ellerton Primary’s Lashonte Roberts (left) in her 200m heat for age 12-15 girls.

On March 22 several athletes will be at the Carlton Cricket Club ground for the finals of the Special Olympics Barbados National Games Track and Field meet.

A number of the island’s special athletes were at the Black Rock, St. Michael ground for the preliminary rounds of the eagerly anticipated, annual event on Friday.

Competitors ranged from age five to adult and competed in a number of disciplines from the 50m sprint to the softball throw.

Today we continue our pictorial recap of last weekend’s event.†(WG)†

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