34th Annual Special Athletic Games Coming Soon
Evensville, TN –– The 2019 Special Athletic games are scheduled for Thursday, March 9, 2018 at 6 pm. The games will be held at Rhea County High School Gymnasium. Last year Rhea County Special Athletic Games was a special night for all those in attendance.
Rhea County Special Athletic Games is a special night for all those in attendance. Participants from eleven different programs competed in the games, which included seven different events. Teams will be competing from different school programs in the area, including Rhea Central, Frazier, Dayton City, Graysville, Spring City, Rhea County High School as well as Rhea County High School.
There will be host of volunteers that made everything possible. Lots of action on the court and on the sidelines. A list of some of the events were 50 yard dash, softball throw, standing long jump, wheelchair race, unassisted wheelchair race, 100 yard dash and frisbee throw. A new game was introduced last year, the basketball shot.
Tons of smiles by participants, volunteers, parents and fans alike. This event is the highlight of the year for some of these athletes, who really enjoy the competition(and the medals). Athletes from preschool to older adults competed in these games. Come on out and enjoy the night this Thursday.