A delegation of 6 ,4 athletes and 2 coaches participated the Special Olympics that was held in Los Angeles from 25th July-2nd August ,2015. The athletes all from Draktsho centre participated in track and field events such as 100 mts race, 200 mts race, long jump, shot put and the mixed relay race. For the first time all the athletes won a medal individually bringing home 6 medals in total , 3 gold ,1 silver and 2 bronze creating a history in Bhutan. This is for the first time that Bhutan has won this many medals at an Olympic level. The special athletes have created a platform for all persons with disabilities in Bhutan to have faith, hope and dream and thrive for equal opportunities .
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