Meet Special Olympics athlete Kristen Domingues. Sport has changed her life. When she isn’t in school Kristen is an athlete and competes in soccer, swimming, 5-pin bowling, basketball, softball and other sports. Through Special Olympics she keeps active and connected to a close circle of friends.
Special Olympics has played a vital role in inspiring Kristen to lead a healthy lifestyle and it has helped her gain confidence in her abilities giving her a positive “Can do” attitude.
“I like doing my Special Olympics sports because it keeps me healthy and being active” says Kristen.
Her mom is so pleased she found herself in sport.
“I did not think she could accomplish the things that she has accomplished, it is primarily because of Special Olympics and what she’s gained from it” explains Eddie Domingues