Special Olympics Spring Games on April 13

2011 Special Olympics Spring Games

The Southeast Area Special Olympics is hosting their Spring Games on April 13 at the Southeast Missouri State University Recreation Center.

The event, which is free for all participants, begins with the opening ceremonies at 10 a.m. Events will include single races, relays, a softball throw, standing broad jump, running long jump, wheelchair events, and much more. Races include distances of 50 meters, 100 meters, 200 meters, 400 meters, 800 meters, and one mile.

If you would like to register or are interested in volunteering, contact the City of Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation Department at 573-339-6342.