Special Olympics

James and T-Jay's Story

Riders with learning disabilities can apply to compete in the Special Olympics for more information please contact the management staff at Haworth RDA

“Let me win. But if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt.” - Special Olympics Oath

James Reed-Griffiths and T-Jay Wilson represented GB at the Abu Dhabi special Olympics world games bringing back 2 gold medals and 1 silver showing just how much you can achieve through riding.

Representing BDSL in Special Olympics 

4 of our riders went to Hamm in Germany, between June 18-23rd representing Bradford Disability Sport and Leisure (BDSL) in Special Olympics. This included T-jay Wilson, Rose Green, Lucy Hargreaves and James Reed Griffiths. Winning 4 gold, 4 silver, 1 bronze, two 4th places and 5th place overall. Competing against riders from Switzerland, Austria, Belgium and NRW Germany.