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August 22, 2013 | Latin America: Mexico

Pedro Osorio an Exceptional Athlete

By Paola Martinelli

Pedro his mother and his sister Irene Teresa

Pedro began participating in sport since age 5, when he loved entering water to swim. In 1995 he competed in the World Special Olympics held in Connecticut, United States. In September 2012 he participated in his first Global Swim Event in San Juan Puerto Rico. He is an Athlete Leader and Spokesman. His family is always beside him. Her mother and her sister Irene Teresa always ready to take him to all competitions and events. Pedro began in 2011 to take Equestrian, and now Pedro is competing in two sports and striving in his workouts. Pedro Osorio was born with Down syndrome and he is a Special Olympics champion.

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