Deni and Iancu during practice.
The spirit of Special Olympics movement, especially the Unified Sport program, broght together two athletes in a unique and heartwarming circumstances.View Story ▼The spirit of the Special Olympics movement, especially the Unified Sport program, broght together two athletes in a unique and heartwarming circumstances.
Deni Levin is an athlete with special needs. She has been bowling with Special Olympics Israel for several years. Iancu Postelnicu is an active Bowling Federation member, with a hearing disability.
These two athletes met via the Unified program (a joint venture of Special Olympics Israel and the Isreali Bowing Federation). They communicate using sign language.
Deni and Iancu have been practicing together for over a year as a unified pair in the bowling league.
With the guidance and coaching skills of Iancu, Deni lifted her game to a higher level.
The communication and partnership between the two athletes is both inspiring and uplifting.
About By Reuven Astrachan:I am National Director & National Sports Director in Special Olympics IsraelView less ▲