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2017 Special Olympics will take place at C-NS on May 18

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The North Syracuse Central School District is proud to be hosting this year's Special Olympics on Thursday, May 18, 2017. The Special Olympics Track & Field Event will take place at the Cicero-North Syracuse High School Athletic Complex. A Parade of Athletes will kick off the day at approximately 10:30 a.m. with athletic competitions lasting until approximately 1:30 p.m. The rain date for the event is Thursday, May 25, 2017.

Hundreds of athletes from 12 local school districts and OCM BOCES will be competing in track and field events including the 50m, 100m, 200m and 400m dashes, running long jump, standing broad jump, softball throw and shot put. There will also be adapted events, including walking with and without assistance, as well as wheelchair races.

Special Olympics games promote fitness, coordination and cardiovascular improvement. Additional benefits include self-confidence, discipline and self-esteem. Please come and cheer on the athletes!

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