JEFFERSON CITY – The Particular Olympics of Missouri Gary Brimer Sports activities Camp is extra that simply taking part in sports activities and leisure actions. The athletes attending the camp are strolling away with new friendships and expertise that can assist them all through their lives.

Fifty-one campers are taking part on this yr’s camp, together with 27 newcomers. The entire athletes are given many various alternatives. The athletes are taking part in many various sports activities, but in addition coaching for all times.

“We have got so many various actions that our campers have been doing and to see

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JEFFERSON CITY – The Missouri Particular Olympics held the opening of the State Out of doors Video games right this moment. 

The video games convey collectively over 1,000 athletes, coaches, and households from across the state to the Jefferson Metropolis space for the state-level competitors. 

5 outside sports activities are featured: Bocce, softball, tennis, golf, and flag soccer. Two sporting occasions have been held right this moment – bocce and softball – and three extra are occurring subsequent Saturday, October 2nd. 

The opening ceremony was held on the Blair Oaks Athletic Advanced previous to the bocce competitors. Volunteers helped athletes

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Sporting events continue to play through the extreme heat while making sure it’s being done in a safe way.

Little League Baseball games are happening Friday night at both Cosmo Park and with Daniel Boone Little League.

When the heat index reaches 90 degrees, the National Weather Service advises individuals to use “extreme caution” if exercising or working outdoors. The heat index Friday is set to reach over 100 degrees.

Chris Wilhelm, a pediatrician at MU Health Care, said while kids are playing in this heat, they are not willing to stop themselves to hydrate and take other precautions, so

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