Forum staff reports, Published June 24 2013
Special Olympics taking applications for USA GamesFARGO – Special Olympics North Dakota is accepting applications for athletes, unified partners and coaches to represent the state for the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games to be held in New Jersey.
The Games will be held June 14-21, featuring an estimated 3,500 athletes competing in 14 Olympic-style sports, with the support of 1,000 coaches and 1,000 volunteers.
The deadline for nominations is Sept. 16, 2013. To apply, go to www.specialolympicsnorthdakota.org and click on sports, then National Games.
For more information, call the state office at (701) 746-0331.