Gymnasts celebrate Special Olympics medals
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Three Middlesbrough gymnasts won 13 Special Olympics medals

Three gymnasts from Middlesbrough won a haul of medals at the Special Olympics in Abu Dhabi .

Caroline Jennison, Sean Jewitt and Mica Hoare represented Team GB at the competition in March.

They were among athletes competing from 170 countries.

The Special Olympics is a sporting competition for people with intellectual disabilities, caused by injury, disease or a problem in the brain.

This video was created as part of We Are Middlesbrough - a BBC project with people of the town to tell the stories that matter to them.

  • 28 May 2019
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