Athlete Leader: RJ Nealon “Physical Distancing But Not Social Distancing: A Special Olympics Athlete’s Perspective.”

“COVID-19 has encouraged athletes to be creative, to think outside the box. The actions around the world are teaching us ways to stand out. It’s communication. It’s self-advocacy. It’s athlete leadership. It’s thinking collectively as one during tough times.” Special Olympics Maryland Athlete Leader, RJ Nealon wrote a great article on how we may be distancing ourselves physically but not socially. https://www.specialolympics.org/stories/athletes/physical-distancing-but-not-social-distancing-a-special-olympics-athletes-perspective