Special Olympics teams show spirit in swimming competition

CREATED Apr 23, 2013

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MILWAUKEE - Lots of team spirit on Saturday,as more than 150 athletes from the Milwaukee area got ready to compete.

Organizers say this event is growing every year and the athletes have fun.

“It's a true example of what sportsmanship should be like,” said Jason Blank. “The excitement level you get from every athlete competing, and other athletes cheering on. It's always a great experience.”

All the athletes get ribbons, and some move on to bigger competitions.