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Special Olympics Swimming

Athletes may swim 2 individual and 1 relay event for competition. Free style, backstroke, breaststroke, and butterfly events are offered at different distances for individual competition. Swimmers practice 1-2 times per week beginning in October to prepare for time trials in February and the regional competition in March. Gold medal winners advance to the Special Olympics Illinois State Summer Games in June and continue practicing to prepare for the state competition.

Program Gallery

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