‘Everyone’s a winner,’ at the upcoming Temecula Special Games

The City of Temecula and the Temecula Valley Unified School District are seeking athletes of all ages with developmental disabilities to participate in the 8th annual Temecula Special Games Saturday, April 23, at Great Oak High School in Temecula.

The city and the school district jointly sponsor this annual non-competitive sports games day for the special athletes “Where everyone is a winner.” The 2016 Temecula Special Games in the past 8 years has drawn thousands of special athletes, their sponsors and parents to the special event that includes games, sporting events and a sponsored lunch. Every contestant will receive a T-shirt, ribbons and other gifts.

Dawn Adamiak, recreation supervisor for Temecula, is inviting athletes and their sponsors to register for the April 23 special event soon because registration ends April 15. The games will take place from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the high school. Registration is available at www.temeculaevents.org or complete the contract in full and return it to; City of Temecula, Temecula Special Games, 41000 Main Street, Temecula, CA 92590.

The city and TVUSD ask the sponsoring athlete’s parent, guardian/fan commit to staying with their athlete during the entire time of the games or if they must leave, leave their sponsored athlete. This requirement is for the safety of the athlete.

For further questions, contact Dawn Adamiak at (951) 693-3947 or via email at dawn.adamiak@cityoftemecula.org or Paula Worthingon by phone at (951) 308-6392 or via email at paula.worthington@cityoftemecula.org.

Leave a Reply