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Mini-Olympics coming to area
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Members of the Mini-Olympics Committee include (from left) city of Camden grant writer Sonia Canzater, who grew up in Brooklyn, N.Y., where her father started a Mini-Olympics; Kershaw County Recreation Department (KCRD) Athletic Director Shane Dunbar; local Lets Move Cities & Town Chair Tony Scully; KCRD Director James Davis; Community Medical Clinic Director Susan Witkowski; and Camden City Councilwoman Alfred Mae Drakeford.
Move over, Rio de Janeiro, the Olympics are coming to Camden and Kershaw County. The Mini-Olympics, that is -- featuring the potato sack race, obstacle course, long jump and more. “This will be the first annual Mini-Olympics,” said Tony Scully, chair of Let’s Move Cities & Towns, First Lady Michelle Obama’s national initiative targeting childhood obesity.