20 Greater Durham Athletes Headed to Provincial Games!

posted Jan 24, 2015, 4:09 PM by Communications Greater Durham   [ updated Jan 24, 2015, 4:10 PM ]
Durham Region will be well represented at the Special Olympics Ontario Provincial Winter Games in North Bay (www.specialolympics2015games.com).

Our 20 athletes and 5 coaches will be part of the ‘GTA District’ team that are competing in Nordic and Alpine Skiing, Snowshoeing, Curling, Figure and Speed Skating. 

They will be doing their best to qualify for a spot on the Special Olympics Ontario team going to the (February 29 – March 6) 2016 National Winter Games in Corner Brook, Newfoundland.

For the full list of athletes and coaches, please see below.


Nordic Skiing


Boyd, Andrew                      Greater Durham    (Ajax)        


Coach: Douglas Boyd      




Boyd, Ashley                       Greater Durham     (Ajax)      

Dunlop, Kathy                      Greater Durham      (Pickering)          


Figure Skating


Camposeo, Theresa Rose Greater Durham      (Whitby)        

Greig, Crystal                      Greater Durham      (Ajax)        

May, Ashley                         Greater Durham        (Ajax)   

Morris, Grace                       Greater Durham       (Ajax)        

Osmond, Rebecca               Greater Durham    (Ajax)   

Smith, Alicia                        Greater Durham     (Uxbridge)

Thomas, Sarah                    Greater Durham     (Whitby)             

Toste, Brittany                    Greater Durham        (Ajax)        


Coaches: Nancy Harding Eastman (H.C.) and Sherri Desroches                


Speed Skating


Cook, Curtis                        Greater Durham      (Pickering)        

Feetham, Blake                   Greater Durham   (Pickering)  

Kuczwal, Terry                    Greater Durham      (Whitby)              

Kuk, Nathan                        Greater Durham     (Pickering)                            

LeBlanc, William                 Greater Durham    (Port Perry)

Mitchell, Kyle                      Greater Durham       (Pickering)                    

Partlow, Catherine              Greater Durham      (Whitby)         

Romaniuk, Jessica             Greater Durham       (Pickering)  

Rynberk, Erin                      Greater Durham        (Ajax)  


Coaches: Duncan LeBlanc (H.C.) and Karen Moloney