Sam Windross

District:Central Ontario
Community:Orillia
Sport:Basketball
Team:Orillia Thunder Basketball Club
What other sports do you participate in?Alpine and Cross Country Skiing, Snowshoeing, Softball, Track and Field, and Soccer.
Will these be your first Provincial Games?No
What other Games have you competed in?Provincial Winter Games in Sault Ste. Marie  2019, Snowshoeing Bronze in all races (top men’s division).
National Summer Games Nova Scotia, 2018, Track and Field, Pentathlon, won Gold Medal in the men’s division.
Spring Provincial Games in Guelph 2016, Basketball  Silver Medal  (pickup for the Guelph team).
Summer Provincial Games in Peel Region, Track and Field, 4th place .
National Winter Games in Alberta  when I was 14.  2012 Cross Country Skiing.  First Games at 14, enjoyed the experience.
Best Special Olympics Memory:Winning a Gold Medal in Pentathlon at National Summer Games in Nova Scotia. I loved the whole experience, competition, meeting new friends and hanging out with my fellow athletes. Winning a gold topped off the trip. Working hard so I can attend again. Maybe even get to go to Worlds next time.
Hobbies and Activities:I love to game online with friends.  I also go to the gym to work out .
Message to Sponsors:I am grateful  for the opportunity to participate in the upcoming Spring Provincial Games. I know that this will be a fantastic weekend of competition, friendship and fun, all of which would not be possible without your support. I and I know my fellow athletes, thank you.