KELOWNA, B.C. – The Fort St. John Special Olympics team travelled to Kelowna over the weekend to participate in a track and field meet.
The meet saw five athletes from Fort St. John attend with the rest of the field being from Vernon, Quesnel, Prince George, Comox, Abbotsford, Kamloops, North Shore, Ridge Meadows, and Kelowna.
The team participated in 20 different individual events including the 100-metre dash, 200-metre sprint, 800-metre run, shot put, long jump, and javelin.
The team came home with a total of ten ribbons, which included three firsts, three seconds, and four thirds.