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January 10, 2013 | Europe Eurasia: Ireland

A Beautiful Thank You from one Athlete to Another

By Maureen Rabbitt

Lucy's thank you letter to Ireland International rugby player Rory Best.

Northern Ireland Skier Lucy Best met international rugby star Rory Best (no relation!) at a recent Special Olympics Celebrating Sporting Heroes Dinner in Belfast. Lucy made such a big impression on Rory that he sent her his jersey after a recent Ireland international rugby game, and below is Lucy's fantastic Thank You Card to Rory! In this letter she shares her passion for sport and for training hard to accomplish victory. Meet Lucy who will compete at the 2013 World Winter Games in South Korea from 29th January.

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