Lakeshore Foundation hold Olympics Day

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – Amazing athletes are showing off their skills and giving a lesson in fair play, perseverance, sportsmanship and respect.

The USA Men’s Wheelchair Basketball Team competed today in a scrimmage at the Lakeshore Foundation as part of the facility’s “Olympic Day” celebration.

More than 100 children from the Boys & Girls Clubs and the downtown YMCA Youth Center attended.

After the basketball game the kids got to hear from paralympians and gold-medal winners such as Picabo Street, Willie Smith and Jennifer Chandler.

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