The 2014 Special Athletic Competition Track and Field Event will be take place on Thursday, May 15th at Paul Giel Field.
The public is invited to attend the Parade of Athletes at 9:15 a.m. and cheer for the 179 athletes from 19 different schools who will be participating in a variety of events.
These track and field events are for students from kindergarten through high school, who have varying abilities, to compete in: frisbee throw, softball throw, standing long jump, running long jump, 50 yard dash and 400 meter relay.
There will also be activities such as bounce houses, face painting and games for the athletes.
The event is sponsored by the Winona Area Public Schools and Kiwanis, with donations from Alliant Castings, Jim's Truck and Trailer Coachwerks, First Place Trophy, Minnesota Bus Company, Merchants Bank, Fastenal, Excel Images and Anytime Fitness.