Athlete of the Week – Katarina

This week’s athlete of the week is Katarina Schachelmayer. Katie always loves to go to competitions all around the city of Chicago with her team from Norwood Park. She has also competed in Galena Illinois, Normal Illinois, and even Phoenix Arizona. She take lots of videos, and pictures to remember the Phoenix trip. Katie loves…

Athlete of the Week – Tommy

Introducing this week’s athlete of the week, Tommy Shimoda! Tommy loves nothing more than to run to the park and play sports winter, spring, summer, and fall! If Mt. Greenwood Park and Special Olympics Chicago offers the opportunity for fun, Tommy is there. Tommy has been very active in the programs and classes that Chicago…

Athlete of the Week – Angelic

Congratulations to Angelic Celedonio for being nominated for this week’s athlete of the week! Angelic is an athlete at Shabbona Park. She is very enthusiastic and energetic athlete. She always comes to the park program or virtual programming well prepared and excited to start. Angelic always has a smile and loves to interact with everyone!…

Athlete of the Week – Isaac

This week’s athlete of the week is Isaac Martinez, an athlete at Harrison Park. Isaac loves to cook and is a big helper in the kitchen! He loves spaghetti, and the Chicago White Sox. He loves all children’s movies and exercise! Congratulations Isaac! Do you know a super star Special Olympics Chicago athlete? Nominate them…

Athlete of the Week – Eric

Today we are featuring Eric Johnson from Morgan Park High School. Eric’s favorite foods are tacos and pizza (I mean, whose aren’t?!) His mom told us that Eric likes playing basketball, swimming, dancing, playing his game, and playing with his friends at school. We love reading all about our athletes since we can’t see everyone,…

Athlete of the Week – Allison

This week we are featuring Allison Berggren from Kosciuszko Park! Allison has been very busy staying involved with her park and Special Olympics Chicago. She has participated in our alternative programs since the spring and has been doing virtual classes with Koz. Allison always gives 100% and always makes sure her teammates try their best…

Athlete of the Week – Molly

This week’s athlete of the week is Molly Milligan. Molly is a participant at Shabbona Park. She loves to play bocce and basketball at the park with her teammates. Molly is a great athlete and a friend to many! Favorite food: Chinese Favorite Sports team: Chicago White Sox Favorite movie: Twilight Other interests: Sports, bowling,…