Posted by: sonewjersey | February 11, 2011

2011 Winter Games

WG2011 129, originally uploaded by SONJPhotos.

The 2011 Special Olympics New Jersey Winter Games took place Feb. 7 to 9 at Mountain Creek in Vernon and Skylands Ice World in Stockholm. More than 300 athletes competed in Alpine and Cross Country Skiing, Snowboarding, Snowshoeing, Figure Skating and Speed Skating.

Mountain Creek hosted the Opening Ceremonies which featured fireworks, a torch procession down the mountain, and each athlete sporting a handmade scarf from the Scarves for Special Olympics project.

Take a look at more photos here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/sonewjersey/sets/72157625886013443/

Full competition results can be found here:
http://www.sonj.org/iGMS/Home.php

Congratulations to our athletes and thank you to our Winter Games committee, our volunteers, and our generous sponsors including Delta Dental!

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