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Walk to London at World Sport Chicago Family Sports Festival Held June 16

By admin - Posted on 28 April 2012

About 500 people including 2012 U.S. Olympian Bob Willie, 17 other Olympians, two Paralympians, coaches, world and national team members participated in the Walk to London 2012 at World Sport Chicago 3rd Annual Family Sports Festival on Saturday, June 16. Alderman James Balcer, and White Sox/Bulls co-owner joined Olympians, Paralympians and others at Armour Square Park just north of U.S. Cellular Field. The event helped send US Olympians Assocation President Willie Banks beyond the more than 5,000 miles needed to make it to London for the upcoming Olympic Games and was one of more than 20 walks held across the nation. Thanks to WSC for its outstanding support and to our athletes including: Banks, Tony Brooks, Carol Brown, Steve Gregg, Coach Frank Burns, Allison Jones, Susan Katz, Diane Bolin Kelley, Twila Majkowski, Stephanie Miller, Gary Morgan, Sheila O'Neil, Tom Pukstys, Bill Scherr, Danielle Slaton, Diane Simpson, Jeff Smoke, Jeffrey Jr., Nancy Jr. and Nancy Sr. Swider-Peltz. Doc Nicholson joined later, along with the Chicago Fire's Kwame Watson-Siriobe.


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