Meet Team Canada Athlete Justin Dodge

World Games Athlete Justin Dodge

Justin Dodge is an active member of the Special Olympics Grand Bank-Fortune Seahawks and avidly participates in both athletics and snowshoeing.

Justin has competed in numerous competitions throughout the past decade had has the medals to prove his athletic abilities. When he was selected to Team NL to competed at the 2016 Special Olympics Canada National Games he was thrilled; but also realized it would be hard work.  Justin's hard work paid off when he was selected to Team Canada based on his performance.  Being named to Team Canada meant digging in for another year of hard work and effort!  Justin has lost 55lbs since 2015 and has been on the snowshoeing field or in the gym every week preparing to do his best at the Special Olympics World Games in Austria this month.

Justin in the news: http://www.southerngazette.ca/news/local/2017/2/27/grand-bank_s-justin-dodge-looking-to-2017-special-olympics-world.html