SOTX Athletes Bowl to Victory in Corpus Christi

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) – South Texas area athletes will compete in the area bowling competition today and Saturday at AMF Saratoga Lanes, located at 6116 Ayers Street. 

More than 640 bowlers, representing 24 teams, will compete this week.  On Thursday, November 1, athletes between the ages of eight and 11 will compete from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. 

On Saturday, November 3, 12 to 15 year olds will bowl from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.  From 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., 16 to 29 year old athletes will compete.  Unified teams and athletes 30+ along will bowl from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

About Special Olympics Texas
Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) is a privately funded non-profit organization that changes lives through the power of sport by encouraging and empowering people with intellectual disabilities, promoting acceptance for all, and fostering communities of understanding and respect.  SOTX provides continuing opportunities for more than 44,000 children and adults with intellectual disabilities throughout the Lone Star State to realize their potential, develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage and experience joy and friendship.  To learn more, visit www.specialolympicstexas.org or call 800.876.5646.  Engage with us on: Twitter @SOTexas; fb.com/SpecialOlympicsTX; youtube.com/specialolympicstexas.

 Co-Sponsors:
Coca-Cola Refreshments, Food Town, H-E-B Tournament of Champions
Charitable Trust and the Law Enforcement Torch Run


Ramonica Jones
Public Relations Coordinator
Special Olympics Texas
rjones@sotx.org


About Special Olympics Texas
Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) is a privately funded non-profit organization that changes lives through the power of sport by encouraging and empowering people with intellectual disabilities, promoting acceptance for all, and fostering communities of understanding and respect.  SOTX provides continuing opportunities for more than 58,800 children and adults with intellectual disabilities throughout the Lone Star State to realize their potential, develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage and experience joy and friendship.  To learn more, visit www.specialolympicstexas.org or call 800.876.5646.  Engage with us on: Twitter @SOTexas; fb.com/SpecialOlympicsTX; youtube.com/specialolympicstexas.