Special Olympics wishes to thank the professionals, volunteers, coaches and athletes who helped in the production of the Figure Skating Coaching Guide. They have helped fulfill the mission of Special Olympics: to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for people 8 years of age and older with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.
Special Olympics welcomes your ideas and comments for future revisions of this guide. We apologize if, for any reason, an acknowledgement has been inadvertently omitted.
Linda Crowley, Special Olympics Colorado
Sandy Lamb, Special Olympics Indiana
Dave Lenox, Special Olympics, Inc.
Brenda McConnell, Special Olympics North Carolina
Ryan Murphy, Special Olympics, Inc.
Special Thanks To the Following for All of Your Help and Support
Floyd Croxton, Special Olympics, Inc., Athlete
Karla Sirianni, Special Olympics, Inc.
Kellie Walls, Special Olympics, Inc.
Paul Whichard, Special Olympics, Inc.
Special Olympics North America
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