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Howard County Equestrian Shines at World Games

Ben Stevick, SOHO equestrian athlete, was one of the six Maryland athletes on Team USA at the Los Angeles World Games. He won a gold in English Equitation, a gold in Dressage and a Silver in Working Trails.
Ben’s parents said that Ben had a great time with “lots of international relations” and Ben got to ride some great horses.
WBAL-TV’s Jennifer Franciotti ¬†interviewed Ben at TRRC after his triumph return. (Click here to see the interview.) Ben will also be featured in an upcoming Baltimore Sun article about his experience.


2015 World Games Ben Stevick_equestrian

Howard County Golfers Selected to Attend 2015 North America Golf Invitational Tournament

Four Howard County athletes and three unified partners will be part of Team Maryland attending the 2015 Special Olympics North America Golf Invitational Tournament at the Port Royal Golf Club in Hilton Head, South Carolina from September 10th-13th. The selected athletes are:

Level 2 (9 holes ) - Nicky and Al Mineart and Mary Beth and Jimmy Schenk, Level 3 (18 holes) - Wayne Slifker and Tom Pirritano; Level 5 (18 holes) - Bob Strunge.

Good luck to everyone!

Upcoming Volunteer Orientations

The next Volunteer Orientation will be held on Monday, August 31, from 7:00-8:30 p.m. at the SOHO office. Anyone interested in volunteering must attend a volunteer orientation, complete a volunteer application and an on-line Protective Behaviors Course. Parents are highly encouraged to attend an orientation. For more information, contact Volunteer Coordinator Janet Larrimore. (