World Games 2015
JULY 25 – AUGUST 2, 2015
Los Angeles was the stage for 6,500 Special Olympics athletes from 165 nations to compete in 25 Olympic-type sports. The 2015 Games featured competitions in aquatics, gymnastics, track and field, basketball, football (soccer) and many other summer sports.
Michael (left), Casey (center), Chevi (right) were selected to represent Kansas as part of Special Olympics USA.
Casey Hostetler, Haysville Hornets competed in tennis.
Chevi Peters, New Hope Bulldogs, competed in powerlifting.
Michael Bottom, Hurchinson/Reno County Hawks, competed in Tennis.
Chevi Peters won 3 Golds and a Silver!
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Michael and partner Eric take Silver in Doubles
Michael also won Silver in Singles
Casey and Partner Fabiola take Silver in Doubles
Casey also won Bronze in the Singles
Special Olympics North American 2015 Coach of the Year John Lair (Pittsburg) accompanied the team as Assistant Powerlifting Coach. Meet John Lair.