Video: Special Olympics offers plenty of highlights
(Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune)
Justin Tuft walks in the 200 meter run at the Special Olympics Summer Games at Herriman High School, Friday, June 6, 2014. Tuft suffered serious injuries in a motorcycle accident in 2006, he was giving a 1 % chance to live, and was told once he pulled through, he would never walk again.
The annual Special Olympic Summer Games continue Saturday at Herriman High School. Participants compete in track and field events, such as the long jump, and softball throw, as well as unified sports, soccer skills, softball skills and cycling.
The above video offers some of the highlights from Friday’s competition.