Special Olympics Winter Games return to Rochester

Posted at: 02/07/2013 9:25 AM
Updated at: 02/07/2013 11:55 AM

In just a few weeks, hundreds of athletes will be coming to Rochester from around the state for the Special Olympic Winter Games.

Local leaders kicked things off Thursday morning at the Radisson Rochester Riverside Hotel. Opening ceremonies are February 22.

More than 650 athletes and coaches will be in town to compete, creating an economic boom for local hotels and restaurants.

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