June 23 2012 Burlington HTG Soccer

posted Aug 19, 2012, 6:24 PM by Info Webmaster   [ updated Aug 19, 2012, 6:24 PM ]

2012 June 23 HTG Burlington

What a Wonderful day!!!


There was plenty of Sunshine and plenty of FUN!!!


June 23 2012 ....Burlington Youth Soccer Club  Special Olympics Hometown Games Soccer Tournament.

It has become a wonderful tradition at BYSC!!!


Special Olympics very much values this partnership and is very thankful to BYSC for hosting this wonderful tournament. Thank you Peter Summers and all BYSC members for doing it for last three years.


Event was attended by Mayor Rick Goldring, Member of Provincial Parliament - Jane McKenna, Member of Parliament Mike Wallace.


Special Olympics would like to Thank everyone who made this Day happen!!!


A heartfelt thank you goes out to the event organizer.... BYSC members:


Peter Summers, Darlene Halchuk, Ryan Eidth, Nick Monardo, Mike Leece, Meghan Smith, Jack Hughes, Dennis Leece, Rod Hickey ,Lorraine Bedini , Marianne Meed Ward and Dave.


And to all the other volunteers who dedicated their time and effort into making sure the day ran smoothly.


Thank you's (St John Volunteers) - Mackenzie Briand and Spencer Mcchean.


Thank you to all the sponsors .....this event would not be possible if it wasn't for their help and support.


There were B, C and D level Special Olympics teams from across the region. There were 16 Special Olympics soccer teams alongside over 60 volunteers participating on the day.


The main goal of the tournament was to give athletes good tournament opportunity with fun and excitement. And like every year it was well achieved...


Last but not least a special thanks goes out to all Special Olympics teams for accepting the invitation and coming out June 23 2012 for Burlington HTG Tournament.


All in all this was a very successful day that truly gave Special Olympics athletes fun filled day in the sport of the soccer. Special Olympics looks forward to this tournament next year and all the coming years as well!!!