Team PEI 2020 Cross Country Ski will be represented by 2 athletes at the Special Olympics Canada Winter Games 2020 in Thunder Bay, Ellen MacNearney (Montague) and Tommy Ling (Charlottetown). Both Ellen and Tommy are seasoned skiers, and are looking forward to representing PEI on the National Stage.
Coaching Team PEI Cross Country Ski is Kathleen MacNearney. Kathleen became involved in coaching with Special Olympics because of her daughter, Ellen's involvement. This will be Kathleen's second time coaching Team PEI at National Games, having also been the Head Coach for Team PEI Cross Country Ski at the 2016 National Winter Games.
In February of 2020, Special Olympics PEI will be represented by 38 athletes, supported by 11 coaches and 8 mission staff, at the Special Olympics Canada Winter Games 2020 in Thunderbay, Ontario. Team PEI will compete in sports: 5-Pin Bowling, Cross Country Skiing, Curling, Figure Skating, Floor Hockey, Snowshoeing, and Speed Skating. Be sure to follow along between now and February as we continue to Meet Team PEI 2020!
Supporters of Special Olympics PEI are invited to follow Team PEI 2020, both in the lead-up to, and during the Special Olympics Canada Winter Games 2020! Our Team PEI 2020 website will be updated with schedules and results during the Games, and our social media channels - Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, will have photos and up to the minute news and highlights.
SUPPORT TEAM PEI
If you would like to support Team PEI 2020's Cross Country Ski Team as they training to represent PEI at the Special Olympics Canada Winter Games 2020, please consider either Drafting an Athlete or donating to the Team PEI Booster Club.