Results of Special Olympics Nationals at Braga

Sue, Angela and all the riders from NECI and Santo Amaro are now on their way back to the Algarve from Braga – all extremely tired but happy after 2 gruelling days of travel and competition. Sue has sent through the results and they are as follows:

Cristina Silva CI. Gold

Lucelia Gloria CS Gold

Ricardo Menzes CS 4th

Vera Alves CS 4th

Ana Climaco CS 5th

Lucelia and Cristina are Regional Champions for the the year and Vera is the Vice Regional Champion.

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL THE RIDERS AND A VERY, VERY BIG THANK YOU TO SUE, ANGELA, ALL RDB VOLUNTEERS AND ALL RDB SUPPORTERS. The success attained by the riders could not have been achieved without everyone’s help, encouragement, support and patience.

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