Get ready to meet Sault Ste Marie's very own superstar athlete – Jared MacMichael! This dynamic force has been dominating the Special Olympics scene for an impressive 30 years and counting. Jared is a triple-threat, excelling in Athletics, Curling, and Swimming, and he's not afraid to show off his impressive skills.
For Jared, Special Olympics isn't just about winning medals – it's about making lifelong friends and pushing himself to be the best he can be. Jared pours his heart and soul into every competition, leaving everything he's got on the field, rink, or pool.
Jared's most thrilling moment was when he got the opportunity to represent his country at the world summer games in Athens for swimming. Can you imagine the excitement of competing on the world stage, surrounded by other top athletes from around the globe? Jared certainly can, and he'll never forget the incredible memories he made during that once-in-a-lifetime trip.
It takes more than just talent to succeed in Special Olympics – it takes the support of donors and supporters who believe in the power of sport to change lives. Jared would like to give a shout-out to all the incredible people who have generously donated their time and energy to help athletes like him pursue their dream!