Larry Kim has been in the Santa Clarita Special Olympics since he was 11 years old. He is on floor hockey, basketball, bowling, golf and swimming teams. His favorite sport is floor hockey, and he likes the uniforms.
He has many medals for his sports competitions, and the gold medals are his favorite. Larry wants to continue to try different sports.
Chad Childers has been involved with Special Olympics in the Santa Clarita Valley since he was a teenager. He is playing floor hockey this season and likes to play defense to “stop the other team from making goals.” He also plays bocce ball, basketball, and is on a bowling team.
Chad likes his coaches in all sports because, “They teach me the sports and my teammates are my friends.”
“He is an honest and loyal friend to those he loves,” said Coach Steve Bratzel. “He is all about Special Olympics, and even trains on his own time.”