Valerie Nyhout

District:South Western Ontario
Community:London
Sport:Basketball
Team:London Basketball D
What other sports do you participate in?Alpine skiing, Golf, Nordic skiing, Rhythmic Gymnastics, Soccer, Track & Field, Fitness classes
Will these be your first Provincial Games?No
What other Games have you competed in?Alpine Skiing –
2007 Owen Sound Provincial Winter Games – 2 Bronze
2011 Thunder Bay Provincial Winter Games – 1 Silver
2015 North Bay Provincial Winter Games – 2 Gold, 1 Silver
2016 Cornerbrook National Winter Games – 1 Gold, 1 Silver, 1 Bronze
2017 Schladming, Austria World Winter Games – 1 Silver
Basketball –
2016 Guelph Provincial Spring Games – Silver
Soccer
2017 Peel Region Provincial Summer Games – Bronze.
Best Special Olympics Memory:I loved going to the World Games. I was very proud to win a silver medal for my country. It was so fun meeting people from different places.
Hobbies and Activities:I work as a admin. assistant at Diply. I love my job. I also play guitar, love art and I work out 4 times a week in addition to my Special Olympics sports.
Message to Sponsors:Thank you for helping us reach our goals. We could not have our sports without you.