Meet Falmouth Highway Race Runner Doreen Britton


By way of Peyton Heller
Particular Olympics Massachusetts Construction Intern

“If you happen to’re now not dwelling at the edge you’re simply taking over house!”

Working for 35 years, Doreen Britton has participated in over 20 races, together with a dirt run, an inflatable impediment run, a number of dash triathlons, a 64-mile motorbike trip and three earlier Falmouth Highway Races. Doreen has been lively with Particular Olympics for a few years and is lately a trainer for bowling within the wintry weather and monitor and box within the spring. Particular Olympics is one thing Doreen likes to be aside of, particularly along with her task as a different training trainer for more than one grades in addition to running with scholars with bodily, social and highbrow disabilities.

Being an lively member of the SOMA group, Doreen sees the entire laborious paintings this is put into converting the lives of the hundreds of athletes everywhere the state, which is why she is worked up to be fundraising for this group. “As a trainer I’m acutely aware of the price of the whole thing that is going right into a game season for Particular Olympics and wish to do my section to verify each athlete of the Barnstable Public Faculties has the chance to take part.”

Even with a up to date accidents, Doreen nonetheless pushes herself to run more than one instances every week. She is motivated to run on account of how she feels after, in addition to how she is working for SOMA. “I see how such a lot of scholars with disabilities fight day by day and me working for an hour a pair instances every week doesn’t evaluate.”

We thanks to your toughen in serving to us alternate the lives of athletes everywhere the state. Easiest of good fortune on race day, Doreen!

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