video by Blueprint Online Editor-In-Chief Annika Walker
//Acalanes High School hosted Special Olympics Northern California’s fifth annual Bay Area Games on April 26th, 2016. Athletes from 34 schools from five counties in Northern California participated in events throughout the day.
The morning started with Opening Ceremonies and then students competed in track and field events. At the end of the day, each student-athlete was recognized with a medal for participation awarded to them by local law enforcement officials.
photo by staff photog Betty Hu// Two Acalanes student-athletes run together to finish their event and look toward crossing the blue finish line.