Park: “A sense of belonging”

PRESENTED BY “We call him ‘Park the Shark’”, said Julie Gilmer, mother of 23-year-old, Special Olympics Minnesota athlete, Park Gilmer.   “That’s my nickname,” clarified Park. “Every time I swim, I […]

Tiffany: From supporter to star athlete

Tiffany Carey is one of seven children. Growing up, she often played the role of cheerleader.  She was always in the stands with her mom, Mary, at her siblings’ competitions, […]

Amber & Tasha: Sisters, teammates and best friends

Stories of Champions – Celebrating Special Olympics Minnesota’s 50th Anniversary Amber and Tasha Feigh started competing with Special Olympics Minnesota when they were around 8 years old. Today, the Feigh […]