House of Commons
SPECIAL OLYMPIANS FROM PRESTWICK TENNIS CLUB
EDM #2278
Tabled 08 April 2019
2017-19 Session
That this House celebrates the accomplishments of two Scottish Olympians who both won medals at the Special Olympics in Abu Dhabi 2019; notes that Jack Dickson won gold in the Men's Singles and bronze in the Men's Doubles and Frances Smiley won silver in the Ladies Singles; further notes they were two of only six British tennis competitors at the games and congratulates their coaches at Prestwick Tennis Club; recognises the hard work and training they and their coaches put in to their accomplishments; further wishes them well for the future and for their careers; and congratulates all athletes who trained hard and competed in the 2019 Special Olympics.