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2011 Summer Games
TABLE OF CONTENTS Inside Front Cover DuPont Inside Back Cover ARAMARK 1 Welcome & Table of Contents 2 Law Enforcement Torch Run 3 Opening Ceremonies Schedule 4 Schedule of Events - Friday, June 10 5 Schedule of Events - Saturday, June 11 6-7 Aquatics 8-9 Track & Field 10-11 Bocce 12 Power Lifting 13 MATP 14-15 Softball
16-19 20-21 22-23 24-25 26 27 28 29-35 31 36-48
Tennis Healthy Athletes Olympic Village Schedule & Map Summer Games Venue Map (centerfold) Venue Sponsors & Supporters Event Rain Plan & Venue Directors Summer Games Organizing Committee Law Enforcement for Special Olympics 2011 Torch Runner of the Year Family Ads and Business Advertisements
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Join us in celebrating 25 years of the
DELAWARE LAW ENFORCEMENT TORCH RUN IT’S OUR TURN TO GIVE BACK ... SUPPORT OUR LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS AS THEY CARRY THE ‘FLAME OF HOPE’ TO THE 2011 SUMMER GAMES. Twenty-five years ago, the Law Enforcement Torch Run program started in this state as a public awareness campaign to support Special Olympics Delaware. Over 1,000 individuals including chiefs, sheriffs, officers, deputies, agents and other law enforcement personnel from every branch of federal, state, county and municipal law enforcement have dedicated their time and support over the years to raising funds and awareness for the athletes of Special Olympics Delaware.
Law enforcement officers have long been good friends to Special Olympics. They have emerged as champions of Special Olympics athletes everywhere. They have encouraged our athletes to aspire to their highest potential and compete against their personal best. Help us celebrate 25 years of the Special Olympics Delaware Law Enforcement Torch Run! Come to Opening Ceremonies and cheer on our Guardians of the Flame as they complete their 160-mile journey to carry the Flame of Hope to light the cauldron at the 2011 Summer Games.
FRIDAY & SATURDAY, JUNE 10 & 11 UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE Honor our athlete’s spirit of competition at Summer Games ... plus come and celebrate the 25th Annual Law Enforcement Torch Run! DON’T MISS the 2011 Special Olympics Opening Ceremonies on Friday, June 10, 2011 at the Bob Carpenter Center. FRIDAY EVENING SCHEDULE OF EVENTS 4:00pm - 6:30pm
PICNIC ON THE GREEN - JOIN US FOR A FESTIVAL & DANCE with LIVE MUSIC! Plus! Welcome Law Enforcement Torch Runners
OPENING CEREMONIES AT THE BOB CARPENTER CENTER 25th Annual Law Enforcement Torch Run celebraon, indoor ﬁreworks display, DSP Pipe and Drum Corps, live performances and more!
FRIDAY FAMILY PICNIC Fesval begins at 4:00pm with live music and dance. Bring a lawn chair or a picnic blanket! FREE BBQ - hamburgers and grilled chicken sandwiches ... and FREE ice cream! Get a photo with your friends at the FREE photo booth Horseshoes and croquet demonstraons Visit the Healthy Athletes tent with Xbox Kinect - Fit for Sports. Fit for Life. Helicopter leads the Law Enforcement torch runners as they complete their 160-mile Torch Run relay and make their entrance into the UD stadium complex
2011 Summer Games Schedule of Events Thursday, June 9, 2011: 5:00pm
Friday, June 10, 2011 6:00am 7:45am
Volunteer Registration Opens Venues Open 8:00am Track 8:00am Bocce 8:15am Awards Areas A & B 8:30am Aquatics 9:00am MATP 9:00am Team Softball 9:00am Tennis Skills & Singles 10:00am – 3:00pm Olympic Village 11:00am - 3:00pm Healthy Athletes
Mini-Stadium Field House Mini-Stadium & Field 9 Outdoor Pool Bob Carpenter Center Handloff Park Outdoor Tennis Courts Fields 10 & 11 Fields 10 & 11
11:30am – 1:00pm 11:30am – 1:00pm 11:45am – 12:45pm 12:30pm 1:00pm – 2:00pm 1:30pm
Track & Field Lunch Break Aquatics Lunch Break Bocce Lunch Break Softball Finished Tennis Lunch Break Olympic Village & Healthy Athlete Volunteer Lunches
3:00pm 3:30pm 4:00pm 4:30pm
Sports venues reopen 12:15pm Awards Areas A, B & C 12:45pm Bocce 12:45pm Aquatics 1:00pm Field Events 2:00pm Tennis Singles
Mini-Stadium, Field 9 & Olympic Village Field House Outdoor Pool Mini-Stadium & Field House Outdoor Tennis Courts
Track & Field Finished Aquatics Finished Tennis Finished Bocce Finished
4:30pm - 6:30pm 7:00pm
BBQ & Dance Opening Ceremonies
Grass Lot Bob Carpenter Center
2011 Summer Games Schedule of Events Saturday, June 11, 2011 6:00am 7:45am 8:00am 8:00am 8:00am 8:00am 8:15am
Volunteer Registration Opens Venues Open Track Bocce Powerlifting Team Softball Awards Areas A, B & C
8:30am Aquatics 9:00am Tennis Doubles 10:00am – 3:00pm Olympic Village 11:00am - 3:00pm Healthy Athletes 11:00am -2:00pm 11:30am – 1:00pm 11:45am – 12:45pm 1:00pm 12:35pm
Mini-Stadium Field House Field House Handloff Park Mini-Stadium, Field 9 & Olympic Village Outdoor Pool Outdoor Tennis Courts Fields 10 & 11 Fields 10 & 11
Lunch Open Aquatics Lunch Break Bocce Lunch Break Olympic Village & Healthy Athlete Volunteer Lunches
Sports venues reopen 12:15pm Awards Areas A, B & C 12:45pm 12:45pm
12:00pm 12:00pm 2:00pm 3:30pm 4:30pm 4:30pm
Mini-Stadium, Field 9 & Olympic Village Field House Outdoor Pool
Track & Field Finished Powerlifting Finished Tennis Finished Aquatics Finished Softball Finished Bocce Finished
Summer Games photos may be viewed at www.sode.org
Aquatics Schedule - UD Outdoor Pool Venue Sponsor
Warm-ups each day begin at 8:00 am
Track & Field
Track and Field UD Mini-Stadium
Field Events Sponsor
*The times listed on this schedule are staging times
Bocce Divisions & Awards Schedule Venue Sponsor
All awards ceremonies will be held on Saturday, June 11th in Olympic Village.
Awards will be presented at the conclusion of each sport
Venue Sponsor Training supported by Fusion Gym
Directions: Handloff Park is located at 1000 Barksdale Road (northeast corner of Barksdale and Casho Mill Rds. in Newark.)
Softball Schedule Norma Handloff Park Venue Sponsor
*RAIN DATE IS SCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, JUNE 18 IF NEEDED
Tennis Schedule Outdoor Field House Tennis Courts Venue Sponsor
2011 Summer Games Tennis Singles Divisions
2011 Summer Games Tennis Short Court & Unified Doubles
Everyone should arrive early for warm-ups. Once matches start there will be no warm-ups. Divisions and schedule are subject to change. TENNIS SINGLES COMPETITION - FRIDAY, JUNE 10
TENNIS DOUBLES COMPETITION - SATURDAY, JUNE 11
Healthy Athletes Fit for Sports. Fit for Life. Supported by
Healthy Athletes is a program of health screenings and education for Special Olympics athletes. The program’s goal is to improve each athlete’s ability to train and compete in Special Olympics through better health and fitness. In Delaware, Healthy Athletes began with two components at the 2001 Summer Games – Opening Eyes (Vision) and Special Smiles (Dental). The program expanded to include two additional components, Healthy Hearing and Fit Feet, as well as five other wellness screenings. Each component of Healthy Athletes is administered by local volunteers with professional expertise in that discipline.
Visit Healthy Athletes at the 2011 Summer Games This year’s Summer Games will offer two health screenings and three health information components as part of the Healthy Athletes program.
Complete exam with insoles if needed
Flexibility testing and stretching tips
Be Tobacco Free
Thorough hearing exam
Learn the negative effects of tobacco
Treasure Your Health - an interactive breast health awareness exhibit
Special Olympics Delaware is once again proud to team up with Komen-Philadelphia and Practice Without Pressure for “Treasure your Health,” a special pink-tent event being held as part of the Healthy Athletes program. Developed by Practice Without Pressure, the “Treasure Your Health” program provides adults with disabilities and their caregivers breast care and cancer prevention information in a fun, interactive format that rewards participants with prizes as well as positive life lessons. PWP staff will be on hand to guide athletes through each activity and to answer any questions that may arise from the table-top exhibits. Plan on joining us for one or both inspiring fun-filled days of competition, breast cancer empowerment… and a wonderful experience of challenges being conquered with will, confidence and determination.
HEALTHY ATHLETES SUPPORTERS Global Sponsors Howard Leight Industries Biocoustics Instruments Inc. Liberty Sport Bio-logic Lions Club International DREVE Phonak Inc. Eckel Industries The Safilo Group Essilor International UNICEF Grason-Stadler Corporation Health One Global Local Sponsors Aetrex Worldwide Inc. American Lung Association - Delaware Delaware Dental Hygienist Association Delaware Division of Public Health Delaware Optometric Association Delaware Podiatric Medical Association
Delaware State Dental Society Hanger Prosthetics & Orthotics Inc. Practice Without Pressure University of Delaware College of Health Sciences
Healthy Athletes Coordinators Be Tobacco Free Fit Feet Healthy Hearing Injury Prevention/ Flexibility Opening Eyes Practice Without Pressure Special Smiles Wellness
Sheri Towner-Gabrelcik Dr. Ray Feehery Rebecca Holowka Pat Hansen Dr. Don Blackburn Jane Miller Dr. Greg McClure Dr. Carolee Polek
Olympic Village Schedule Friday, June 10
Saturday, June 11
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Entertainment & Special Appearances
Entertainment & Special Appearances
Master of Ceremonies - Buddy West DJ - EZ (Zach) Davidson
Master of Ceremonies - Buddy West DJ - EZ (Zach) Davidson
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
10:30 am - 11:30 am 11:45 am
“Rocky Bluewinkle” Blue Rocks Mascot Juggling Hoffmans NCC Police Dog Demo
Attractions Basketball Toss – Exxon Retailers of NCC & Exxon Mobile USA Antique Car Show – Brandywine Region Antique Auto Club of America Corvette Show – Corvette Club of Northern Delaware Water Gun Fun – Water Gun Fun, Inc. Rock Wall - Delaware Army National Guard Fit for Sport. Fit for Life – Bank of America Mounted Police - New Castle County Police Build-a-Craft - Lowes Newark Miniature Golf – Dow ARC Truck – Delmarva Power
11:00 am - 2:00 pm 11:30 am - 1:00 pm 11:45 am 12:00 pm 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Storm Troopers - Garrison Carida Proud Members of the 501Legion East Coast Wrestlers YoUDee - University of Delaware Mascot NCC Police Dog Demo Olympiad Gymnastics “Lewie P. Bear” - SODE Polar Bear Mascot
Attractions Basketball Toss – Exxon Retailers of NCC & Exxon Mobile USA Fire Safety House – Mill Creek Fire Company 2/21 Aetna Fire Truck & Equipment Rock Wall - Delaware Army National Guard Fit for Sport. Fit for Life – Bank of America Miniature Golf – Dow Massage - The Massage Center Golf - Mark Grunert A Space Odyssey - ILC Dover ARC Truck – Delmarva Power
MC Buddy West
Tattoos & Wrestlers
Christiana Best Buy
Be Tobacco Free
NCC Police Canine & Mounted Patrol
DOW Miniature Golf
Lewie P. Bear
Storm Troopers Garrison Carida
Fit for Sports Fit for Life
Retailers of New Castle County
Corvettes & Antique Cars
ILC Dover A Space Odyssey
Rest & Relax Massage
East Coast Wrestling Association
ECWA With Special Appearances by DJ EZ (Zach) Davidson
Awards Area for Tennis Powerlifting
Co nc es sio ns
The Juggling Hoffmanâ€™s
Pink Tent Event! PWP
DNG Rock Wall
Aetna Hose, Hook & Ladder Co.
SODE Credit Card
Corvee Club Water Gun of Northern Delaware Fun, Inc.
Brandywine Region Anque Auto Club of America
Delaware National Guard
Special Olympics Delaware thanks the following Venue Sponsors & Supporters Presenting Sponsor
Athletics & Aquatics Awards
Bank of America
Track & Field
DuPont, Discover Bank, TAC Officials
TD Bank, Fusion Fitness Center (training)
Food & Hospitality
ARAMARK, Acme, Advance Foods, Ambrogi Produce, Amore, Amoroso’s Bakery, Appleton Caterers, Armour Meats, Bing’s Bakery, Butterball, Canada Dry, Conagra, Cooper Booth, Dannon,Frito-Lay, General Mills, IDS - ARAMARK, Java City, J&J Snacks, Kozy Shack, Land O’Lakes, Otis Spunkmeyer, Pepperidge Farms, Pepsi, Pinnacle Foods,Runnemede Truck Rentals, Sara Lee, Solo, Smuckers, The Fun Department,WAWA
Bank of America, Practice Without Pressure, Komen Foundation, Aetrix Worldwide, Inc., American Lung Association - Delaware, Delaware Podiatric Medical Assoc., Hanger Prosthetics & Orthotics Inc. Lions Club International - District 22D
University of Delaware, Newark Parks and Recreation
Aetna Hose, Hook & Ladder Co., Brandywine Region Antique Auto Club of America, Chiquita, Christiana Best Buy, Corvette Club of Northern Delaware, Delaware Army National Guard, Delaware Law Enforcement, Delmarva Power, DOW, East Coast Wrestling Association, EZ (Zach) Davidson, SMO Motor Fuels, Exxon Retailers of New Castle County, The Massage Center, Juggling Hoffmans, Garrison Carida Storm Troopers, Make A Memory, Mill Creek Fire Company 2/21, Water Gun Fun, Inc., New Castle County Police K9 & Mounted Police, Olympiad Gymnastics, Rocky Bluewinkle - BlueRocks Mascot, Lewie P. Bear - Polar Bear Mascot, YoUDee-University of Delaware Mascot, ILC Dover, Lowes Newark, Buddy West, Mark Grunert, Showorks
DuPont, Showorks, Charles Luyt, Lizzie Kelley, Fireworks Concepts, Light Action, Knights of Columbus,Delaware State Police Pipe and Drum Corps
Delaware Air National Guard, Easy Lift
Summer Games Rain Plan AQUATICS: In the event of rain, the Aquatics event will be moved to the Carpenter Sports Arena. Staging will be in Gym #1. Lunch will be outside under a tent. Transportation will be provided from McKean Hall & the Field House. TRACK & FIELD: In the event of rain, an adjusted schedule for the mini stadium will be followed. In the event of extreme weathr, track events may be moved into the Field House in the afternoon. BOCCE: In the event of extreme weather, bocce may have an adjusted schedule and all games will be moved to the morning. This is in the event of Track being moved into the Field House in the afternoon. FOOD/MEALS: In the event of rain, the food/meals will remain under the west stadium bleachers as scheduled. OLYMPIC VILLAGE: In the event of rain, ALL Olympic Village activities, including Healthy Athletes, will be moved to various competition venues. POWER LIFTING: No change SOFTBALL: Rain date - June 18, 2011 TENNIS: In the event of rain, Tennis will be moved to the Elkton Tennis Club.
Venue Directors Aquatics
Bob South YMCA: Donna Beverin
Track & Field
Chip Thomas Discover: Marian Handlin DuPont: Mary Kate Campbell
Irv & Phyllis Levin Citi: Joe Wood
Mike DiTomasso, Hank Stoklosa TD Bank: Julie Fitzsimmons and Peggy Talmo
Denise Beattie Wells Fargo: Chris Zwilling and Deirdra Gonsalves Mary Moore Barclaycard US: Michele Blum
2011 Summer Games Organizing Committee Awards
Communications & Transportation
Fans in the Stands
Food & Hospitality
Donna Evans, Robert Short, Carmella Keener, Joanie Walsh
Games Director Healthy Athletes & Media Housing Law Enforcement Medical Olympic Village
Gary Cimaglia Jon Buzby Brenda Zullo John Miller, Chip Simpson G. Reid Conley Sarah & Scott Lammers
Opening Ceremonies Ann Grunert, Bob Callahan, Mary Kate Campbell, Scott Humphrey, Tom Jermyn, Denis Oâ€™Regan Operations
Scott Hudson, Trent Krams, Lisa Smith, Mark Wise
Photography & Project UNIFY
Barbara Spence, Cheryl Talmo, Sue Zebley Safety Brock Cain Signage Howard Keener, Steve Cason Special Events Ann Grunert Torchmaster Winnie Spence Volunteer Registration Mary Kate Campbell Nancy Gallagher
THE SODE BOARD OF DIRECTORS AND SODE STAFF WISH TO THANK DELAWARE LAW ENFORCEMENT FOR 25 YEARS OF DEDICATION, SERVICE AND LOYALTY TO THE THOUSANDS OF ATHLETES OF SPECIAL OLYMPICS DELAWARE.
All around the world, Special Olympics has a formidable and caring legion of protectors and supporters: the law enforcement community.
For 25 years Delaware Law Enforcement has hit the pavement in support of the athletes who train and compete in Special Olympics. Through their signature event - the Law Enforcement Torch Run - which has evolved into a threecounty, 160-mile relay-run across the state, law enforcement has opened the doors of understanding and acceptance while raising more than $3.3 million dollars to fuel Special Olympicsâ€™ growth and quality programming.
FACT: Delaware is the only state in the country that runs a lit 'Flame of Hope' the entire length of the state prior to its Summer Games.
In addition to the Torch Run, the Delaware Law Enforcement for Special Olympics (LESO) hosts several fundraising events throughout the year with the support of the following sponsors:
UD Student Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC)
DELAWARE LAW ENFORCEMENT TORCH RUN 2011 TORCH RUNNER Randall W. Lee Deputy State Fire Marshal Deputy State Fire Marshal Randall W. Lee is a 27-year veteran of Delaware law enforcement. He has served the last nine years as the Chief Deputy Fire Marshal in Sussex County (Operations Division). Fire Marshall Lee first became involved with Special Olympics in 1995 when he participated in the Lewes Polar Bear Plunge. The weather that year was the coldest on record with wind gusts at -20 degrees below zero. Fire Marshal Lee became involved in the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics in the late 1990’s as a Torch Runner. Since that time, Randy has continued to increase his volunteer efforts for the Torch Run and Special Olympics Delaware (SODE). In addition, he continues to actively recruit and encourage other police officers to join in the year-round fund-raising and volunteer efforts of Delaware Law Enforcement for Special Olympics (LESO). Fire Marshal Lee has served as the Western Sussex Leg Coordinator for Delaware’s Torch Run for the past nine years. Fire Marshal Lee is the consummate “team player” and Torch Run leader. He has served Delaware’s Torch Run and Special Olympics movements tirelessly, and enthusiastically, over the last 15 years. Fire Marshal Lee truly epitomizes the typical “unsung hero” in Delaware’s Torch Run movement, volunteering countless hours to help raise funds and enhance public awareness on behalf of the Torch Run and Special Olympics. As the 2011 Delaware Torch Runner of the year, Fire Marshal Lee will have the unique honor and privilege of delivering the “Flame of Hope,” on behalf of all Delaware law enforcement, to the 2010 SODE Athlete of Year, Michael Bowe, for the lighting of the cauldron at the conclusion of the SODE Summer Games Opening Ceremonies on Friday, June 10 at the University of Delaware in Newark.
Deputy State Fire Marshal Randall Lee (left) is presented with the 2011 Torch Runner of the Year award by Colonel Robert Coupe (right)
DELAWARE LAW ENFORCEMENT TORCH RUN® FOR SPECIAL OLYMPICS TORCH RUNNERS ‘87 ‘88 ‘89 ‘90 ‘91 ‘92 ‘93 ‘94 ‘95 ‘96 ‘97 ‘98 ‘99 ‘00 ‘01 ‘02 ‘03 ‘04 ‘05 ‘06 ‘07 ‘08 ‘09 ‘10 ‘11
Douglas F. Tuttle University of Delaware John M. Miller * Delaware State Police D. Scott Peck Delaware River & Bay Authority Gregory D. Nolt * Delaware State Police Preston A. Lewis Delaware State Police Edward L. Mayfield, Jr. Delaware State Police Susan K. Poley * Newark Police Department Joseph N. Forester Delaware State Police Creig W. Doyle Rehoboth Beach Police Dept Dan Hall & Jeff Oldham Delaware State Police Jay J. King * Department of Corrections (SCI) Ralph Johnson Newark Police Department Pete Schwartzkopf Delaware State Police Mark Daniels Delaware State Police John Fogelgren Wilmington Department of Police Ben Nefosky Delaware State Police Rich Dennis * Delaware State Police Leslie ‘Lad’ Dick Delaware State Police Wayne Kline * DNREC Division of Parks & Recreation Adam Wright Delaware State Police Bruno Battaglia * Wilmington Department of Police Thomas F. Mac Leish Delaware State Police Randy E. Fisher * Delaware State Police Ken McLaughlin* Delaware State Police Randall Lee* Deputy State Fire Marshal
*Represented Delaware in Final Leg to Special Olympics National or World Games
2010-11 LAW ENFORCEMENT FOR SPECIAL OLYMPICS (LESO) Steering Committee LESO State Director LESO Chairperson Vice Chair Good Sam Club State Dir. Fund Raising Events Chair Fund Raising Projects Chair Leg Coordinators New Castle County: Wilmington: Kent County: Sussex County: Logistics Chair Police Chiefs Council Liaison Public Relations Chair Special Events Chair Special Olympics Liaisons Torch Master Volunteers Chair Past Chair
John Miller, Department of Justice Colonel Robert Coupe, DSP Colonel Michael McGowan, NCCPD Barry Larkin Agent Greg Nolt and Capt. Pete Sawyer, DSP Lt. Mark Daniels, DSP (ret.) and Chief Ken McLaughlin Sgt. Jaime Dolan, NCCPD and Dan Hall, DSP RAIC Jeff Gavin and Bonnie Day, US Secret Service Capt. Tom Logan and Cpl. Danielle Martin, DSP TFC Philip Kebles, TFC Lindsay Smith, Det. Jason Stevenson, DSP Deputy State Fire Marshal Randall W. Lee Lt. Randy Fisher, DSP Chief Kevin McDerby, NCPD Sgt. Paul Shavack and Cpl. Jeff Hale, DSP Chief Wayne Kline, DNREC Lisa Smith Winnie Spence Major Chip Simpson, DSP Chief Keith Banks, Rehoboth Beach Police Dept.
25 YEARS OF SU PPORT
Delaware Law Enforcement
Here is a man on a mission to weight-lift over 400 pounds. Watch out when Forrie Brown drops these weights, the whole stage will bounce! But that IS OK - SODE and Coach Hank has shown Forrie to make it look like all this weight is a cake walk - for the LOVE of WEIGHTLIFTING with the best.
Congratulations and good luck at Summer Games, Forrie! 36
DELAWARE STATE COUNCIL KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS
PROUDLY SALUTE THE
SPECIAL OLYMPICS ATHLETES AND THE DEDICATED VOLUNTEERS COMPETING IN THE
2011 SPECIAL OLYMPICS DELAWARE SUMMER GAMES WE ARE PROUD TO BE YEAR-ROUND PARTNERS WITH SPECIAL OLYMPICS DELAWARE
Congratulations Mark Temple! Mark proudly shows his trophy at the Special Olympics Delaware Family Day fishing tournament.
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