Special Olympics Medal winning athletes congratulated by BOV Directors
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Gozitan Maria Pia Saliba and Mark Serge from Malta, on the positive results achieved at the Special Olympics held in Abu Dhabi.
Swimmer Maria Pia Saliba achieved Malta’s first gold medal at this year’s edition of the Special Olympics in the 25 metre butterfly, as well as bronze in the 50 metre backstroke.
Mark won a gold medal in singles competition in Bowling and also a silver medal in the doubles competition.
In a statement, the BOV Board of Directors said that they were delighted to meet the athletes and commended them on their hard work in their respective disciplines which resulted in 4 medals from Malta’s haul of 40 medals at the Special Olympics.